This book is about : a boy, miles who goes to a new school in Alabama. On campus he meets his new best friend (the Colonel) but on top of that , he meets the girl of his dreams Alaska Young. On campus there seems to be a tradition: doing the most dangerous and ridiculouse pranks. Together with Takumi and the colonel , Alaska and miles planned a game changing prank. But the day before they planned doing it , Alaska is no where to be found.