As if being 12 3/4 isn't bad enough, my mother is running for president!
As if being 12 3/4 isn’t bad enough, Vanessa Rothrock’s mother is running for president and it’s ruining her life. Isn’t it enough that her enormous feet trip her up all the time, even on stage during the school spelling bee? Isn’t it enough that Reginald Trumball, love of Vanessa’s pathetic life, read her personal and private list of deficiencies to some boy she doesn’t even know? And that the Boob Fairy hasn’t visited her even once?! Doesn’t Mom realize that Vanessa needs her more than the rest of the country? More importantly, doesn’t she realize that she may be in grave danger? Vanessa's receiving threatening notes at school–notes that imply some psycho has it out for her mother at the Democratic National Convention. Vanessa might be the only person who can save her. But does she have the courage to do what that requires?
Level 3.9, 6 Points
Level 3.9, 6 Points
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|Grouping Title||as if being 12 3 4 isn t bad enough my mother is running for president|
|Grouping Author||gephart donna|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-01-10 04:48:57AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-03-26 04:52:49AM|
|detailed_location_arlington||Central Kids Fiction, Westover Kids Fiction|
|display_description||Preparing for spelling bees, having a secret admirer, and waiting for her chest size to catch up with her enormous feet are pressure enough, but twelve-year-old Vanessa must also deal with loneliness and very real fears as her mother, Florida's Governor, runs for President of the United States.|
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|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13068477|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Delacorte Press,||227 pages ; 22.|
|subject_facet||Florida -- Juvenile fiction|
|title_display||As if being 12 3/4 isn't bad enough, my mother is running for president!|
|title_full||As if being 12 3/4 isn't bad enough, my mother is running for president! / Donna Gephart|
|title_short||As if being 12 3/4 isn't bad enough, my mother is running for president!|