It’s an ordinary day in an ordinary school and they are ordinary kids. A bully, a crush, a fight behind the bike sheds, preparations for the showcase and double chemistry – which everybody hates!
Today a chemical reaction will change them forever.
Today when the bell rings, there’s no going home.
Truculent teenager Dexter's response to the troubles around him is to shut up. As the action starts he has not spoken for nearly a year - to the chagrin of his parents, teachers, classmates and the medical profession. As they coax, bully and analyse him.