Before I Fall is a young adult science fiction novel written by Lauren Oliver. It tells the story of Samantha Kingston, a popular high school student who gets into an accident and dies for one day. She wakes up, but she realizes that she has to live the same day over and over again. The one thing that changes every time is her relationships with the people around her.Samantha Kingston wakes up in her bed, alive, after being killed in a car crash on Monday. As she tries to figure out what happened, she starts seeing things from other peoples' perspectives - which include the boy who had been driving the car that killed her and those closest to her - and realizes that unless someone helps him change course, he will be responsible for ending her life again next week.—A girl with a shattered voice spends her days in silence.Until she's joined by an ally who can understand her.Together, they'll recover what has been lost. And find what is within her."The novel is about a girl named Juliette who lives in the Shatter Me series and has been locked up for twelve years with no human contact until she meets Adam and James. The novel explores topics such as depression, self-harm, abuse and mental illness.