Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 4 - 8Grades 2 - 5O3.823238
As Ida May begins fourth grade, she is determined never to make another best friend--because her last best friend moved away. This is a doable plan at first. Thanks to bratty, bossy Jenna Drews who hates Ida, no one in class has ever really noticed her before. It's when the sparkly Stacey Merriweather comes to her school that her plan goes awry. Ida reaches out despite her fear, but doesn't say hello—instead she writes Stacey anonymous notes. Soon their friendship develops without Ida ever having to reveal her real identity. Until she has no choice. And that's when the true friendship begins.
Debut author Julie Bowe tells a charming story that will win the heart of any girl who's faced her fear sideways.
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published on April 1, 2007 by Harcourt Children's Books
ISBN-10: 0152057773
ISBN-13: 9780152057770
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