After resorting to desperate measures to escape an abusive situation, a young boy hides away from the world on the cold streets of Toronto. Surviving beneath the trash and debris in a cluttered alleyway, he remains undetected until a passerby discovers his true identity.
Jeremy finds an exciting new world existing beyond his bleak beginning and unlikely future, along with the unexpected friendship of a boy who will stand with him against any odds.
Yet his new life is anything but perfect. The suffering of his past influences every step of his journey, limiting his ability to experience emotion and creating the belief that he will never feel connected to anyone.