For Nadine Rostraver, fourth grade means peer pressure and new social rules she hadn’t anticipated. For one thing, girls aren’t supposed to hang out with boys anymore. So where does that leave Nadine and her best friend Nick?
Then Summer Crawford arrives at Upper Springville Elementary and Nadine’s life goes from bad to worse! Nadine loses her job as the art editor on the class newspaper The Springville Spark and gets in some serious trouble with her teacher, Mr. Allen.