Christa was small for her age but she was a smart girl. She loved school. Christa also loved walking home from school everyday. She enjoyed her walks home because she would imagine herself on great adventures. In her stories, Christa loved to be the heroine that saved the day. Christa's quest for adventure soon finds her lost in a battle of wills and the search for the courage and endurance to survive. With the help of a special friend Christa learns the importance of standing up for yourself and being content with who you are despite the world around you.