This is ultimately a story about forgiveness and sometimes the hardest person to forgive is yourself. People continue to judge and exclude Caleb because of his past, but Sierra tries to look past those events. She becomes his champion. Ultimately this was a nice story about forgiveness that takes place during the holiday season. If you are looking for the emotional impact of Asher's Thirteen Reasons Why you won't find it here. Still if you are looking for a sweet holiday romance with a little more depth, you might give this one a try.