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Standing for socks

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Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Language:
English
Description
When Fara Ross puts on mismatched socks accidentally one morning, little does she know that it will ignite her political career. What begins as a wardrobe malfunction grows into an expression of freedom in footwear, and that can only lead to bigger things -- like the race for sixth-grade student council president. Fara knows she is perfect for the job. But as the election nears, she realizes that everyone, from her friends on her campaign team to her entire town, is paying more attention to her socks than to the issues that she stands for. All Fara wants is to serve the community. Does she have the creativity and the passion that it takes to help people see beyond her feet? Even at the cost of her friendships? Who knew that socks could spark such a revolution -- and so many problems?!
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ISBN:
9781416948018
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.4, 7 Points
Lexile Score:
870
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display_description At the end of fifth grade, Fara decides to wear mismatched socks as a statement of individuality, but once middle school starts and she wants to be known for her ideas rather than her clothing, she feels burdened by an image that she no longer wants.
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subject_facet Individuality -- Fiction, Middle schools -- Fiction, Politics, Practical -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Socks -- Fiction
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title Standing for socks
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