This book by Ann M Martin shows the true struggle of blacks kids in a white minority of a world.
Belle Teal wants to be a good friend, but still be on the bullies 'good side's as she attempts to be a good friend, she learns the difference between a real friend and true friend
**WARNING: DOES CONTAIN REALLY BAD WORDS!!!!
Melanie is not like 'normal' kids. She can't walk or talk. Or can she?
After a lifesaving device rocks Melanie's world, she can finally do things like other children. So when she makes it into the national quiz team, Melanie's ability to forgive and forget is put to the ultimate test.
This book tells the story of 2 boys, both wanting to achieve different things once they enter 4th grade. Influenced by his best friend, Sud quickly changes what he loves to what Joey loves.
Follow the two boys along for this amazing book!