Why would a kid just suddenly explode? Why would a FBI agent come to town? And why are students fleeing the school? In an unexpected class, Mara's fellow classmate Katelyn suddenly explodes--giving the students quite a fright. The experts rule it out as spontaneous combusting, when the human body suddenly explodes. And that's just the start of the losing streak--of student lives--that strikes Mara's little town. It seems every week, every day a student dies the same painful death, which keep the remaining students on their toes. Meanwhile, Mara flirts up a storm with dangerous and exciting Dylan, and her BFF Tess starts discovering new mysteries at school--all in the hope that the curse avoids them. An unique, surprisingly fascinating tale, Spontaneous will open your eyes to every answer you want about growing up--and blowing up.