'Sebastian Pringle - Bass or Bus-man to his friends - is 17, overweight and self-conscious. He is sick of being teased by his mates, and wishes Natasha - Tasha the Pasher - would go out with him but is too scared to ask.
'When the school’s annual Outward Bound trip comes up, he chooses to go to Bird Island, hoping to spend some time with her there. But Bass discovers that Jarrod, Lee and Frenchie are in the group as well - and that changes everything...'
Source: Publisher's blurb.