Mina Grime is unlucky, unpopular and uncoordinated, that is until she saves her crush's life on a field trip, changing her high school status from loser to hero overnight. But with her newfound fame brings misfortune as an old family curse come to light. For Mina is descended from the Brothers Grimm and has inherited all of their unfinished fairy tale business. Which includes trying to outwit a powerful story from making her its next fairy tale victim.
To break the fairy tale curse on her family and stop these deadly events, Mina must finish the tales until the very grim end.