Stacy Arrow’s first day of school isn’t going well at all. She was only trying to help when she told Jiwon, the girl with the black hair, that her drawing of herself looked like a cow. And she didn’t mean to scare her with stories about man-eating snakes. Now Jiwon refuses to be Stacy’s best friend. What’s Stacy doing wrong?
"You have to be nice to a friend," says Stacy’s sister Emily, and suddenly Stacy knows what she has to do. But can her plan win her a best friend? Snakes or no snakes, Stacy’s ready to try her hardest.
About Patricia Reilly Giff
“I want to see children curled up with books, finding an awareness of themselves as they discover other people’s thoughts. I want them to make the connection that books are people’s stories, that writing is talking on paper, and I… More about Patricia Reilly Giff