Meet fifteen year old Crystal O'Mally... red hair, braces, long legs, an annoying little sister... basically the average American teenager... except, Crystal is drawn to the excitement, intrigue and fame of her favorite novel hero detective.
She discovers the reality of her dream is quite different when she gets her chance to unravel a mystery and things don't go as planned.
The suspect list adds up overnight, Crystal's sister insists on being her sidekick... along with a cute guy who continues interfering and vying for Crystal's attention. To complicate things, Crystal's best friend starts keeping secrets and people begin to vanish.
Amidst threats and conspiracy, Crystal vows to unravel the mystery... even though no one believes her or will help.
How is Crystal going to handle it all? Or will she be stuck an Average teenager, afterall...