Tally is about to sixteen. In a couple of weeks ,she will get her operation that turns her from an ugly to a pretty.Tally's life will change to where she had to work all the time to her only job; to have fun. But Tally's new friend Shay isn't sure she wants the operation. Shay then runs away. Tally then finds a whole new world outside the city. Tally then discovers the truth about the city and it isn't -very pretty. Authorities then give tally a choice. to turn Shay in or to never be pretty. This choice will change Tally's life forever.