Madison is trying her hardest to act more grown up and get the cutest boy in school to notice her no matter what it takes.The teens eventually come to the conclusion that the guys they were originally interested in are not necessarily right for them.Now, Claire must figure out how to negotiate the tricky landscape that is fifth gradeas the only remaining girl in school.
But when her boyfriend, Zach, dies under brutal circumstances, the shock might be enough to set her straight."by Josh Lieb"Twelve-year-old Oliver Watson has the IQ of a grilled cheese sandwich. In reality, Oliver's a mad evil genius on his way to world domination, and he's used his great brain to make himself the third-richest person on earth!
School Library Journal, January 2016 Gr 3-6Ten-year-old Claire Warren has a rocky start to the school year.
Her best girl friend, Bess, has moved away, and good pal Henry is suddenly too cool to hang out with a girl.
Mads, Holly, and Lina seem like three average teenage girls who would go to our school.
They are well developed because they are very mature, and most of the time, know right from wrong. The plot was realistic for this book because the characters are real, everyday high school students. For example, when Mads went to Sean’s party at his house, things that I never would’ve guessed happened.