Athena Orchard comes from Leicester, England. She is a cheerful, pretty girl. Doing sports is one of her favorite hobbies, especially boxing. She watches over her 6 sisters and 3 brothers with utmost devotion.
Just before Christmas, the 12-year-old discovers a bump on her head. She doesn’t think anything of it – until she collapses in the kitchen. The doctors give her the devastating diagnosis: bone cancer.