The summer is off to a shaky start. Mallory's best friends and next-door neighbors are moving. Her other nearby friend will be gone the whole summer. And her cat, Cheeseburger, is sick! Will Mallory's bad luck turn around?
Mallory can't wait for her family's road trip to the Grand Canyon-until it turns out that her not-so-fun cousin, Kate, is coming along. With everyone arguing and keeping secrets, can Mallory somehow save the trip?
Freshman year of high school is messy business. April's childhood BFF, Brynn, is blaming her for the breakup with Billy. Her maybe boyfriend, sixteen-year-old genius Leo, is leaving for college. Can April get the clean start she's hoping for?
April is stunned when her grandma announces she has cancer. Rather than undergo difficult treatment, Gaga takes the whole family skiing! When disaster strikes, April has to try to embrace Gaga's approach: life is what you make of it.
Mallory has just had the worst Halloween ever, and she's determined to make the next holiday better. She decides the best way to make Thanksgiving a success is to do something that makes other people happy, not just herself. So she starts a food drive at school. The plan is to make sure families in need get a tasty Thanksgiving meal. And Mallory has an idea to get all of her classmates involved: the grade that brings in the most cans will get a week...
"Every year, the Christmas family puts up the biggest Christmas tree. They hang up the most lights. And their dog, Rudy, barks ""Jingle Bells"" for the entire neighborhood to hear. The Christmas family LOVES Christmas!That is, all except for seven-year-old Mary Christmas. Mary wants to love it. But how do you make a Christmas celebration better when it's already as big as can be? With some help from her familyand RudyMary just may find a way to make...
School's in session! When it comes to surviving school, Percy's at the head of the class. If you can follow his ten simple rules, making the grade will be a piece of cake (and school will be a lot of fun). But there's more to school than showing up on time and staying awake in class. If you have any doubts, Percy also shows exactly what not to do.• No spitballs!• No running in the halls!• No bouncing off the ceiling!• No crazy scheming! See...
April knows her grandmother, Gaga, doesn't have much time left. On top of that, her closest friend is moving away. As April struggles to make sense of everything, she wonders: What would Gaga say to do when life hands you lemons?
Mallory's new neighbors hire her to watch their twin boys, but Mallory has trouble balancing her babysitting duties with her schoolwork and friends. Will she figure out how to prioritize the things that matter the most?
It's baby mania on Wish Pond Road! Mallory wants to be excited about Mary Ann and Joey's new brother, Charlie. But her friends are so caught up in the excitement that Mallory feels like they've forgotten about her.