Due to a rare immune defect Maddy lives cut off from the outside world. For 17 years, apart from her nurse Carla and a teacher, who has to undergo complicated preparations to teach her, nobody has been allowed to visit her. But when Olly and his family move into a house on the opposite, a contact is established which gets deeper and deeper by mails exchanged between Maddy and Olly.
Maddy wants to have more than these mails. She wants to see Olly and talk to him and she is able to realize this with Carla’s help. And then something happens which Maddy has only known from her books. Both fell in love and Maddy is no longer willing to accept her isolation, whatever the cost!
This book is suitable for readers between 12 and 15 years of age.
Nicola Yoon grew up in Jamaica (the island) and Brooklyn (part of Long Island). She currently resides in Los Angeles, CA with her husband and daughter, both of whom she loves beyond all reason. Everything, Everything is her first novel.