Jeannette Walls has had a very difficult childhood. She took care of her brothers and sisters, she was not a scholar and had two eccentric parents. Jeannette has always blamed her parents for this devastated childhood. His mother was an eccentric artist and his father a turbulent alcoholic. Today, Jeannette works as a journalist in a New York-based newspaper and prepares to marry the man she loves. However, news from alienated parents will ruin their lives.