Since she was twelve, Madison has lived with her uncle, Rodney McKay. Once brilliant, Rodney fell ill and Madison has cared for him ever since. Following his death, Madison has to face her own fears and emotions, even as someone new comes into her life. Joe was a student of her uncle's and now he's sorting through Rodney's notebook legacy. But a mysterious notebook surfaces and Madison will be forced to face just how much of her family's genius—or madness—she inherited. And in the end, Joe and she may have more in common than she ever realized.