Title Profile & Character Information

Middle School Is Worse Than Meatloaf

Annotation
Told entirely through notes, grocery receipts, report cards, bottle caps, newspaper clippings, and other pieces of a young girls life, Newbery Honor winner Holm delivers the story of Ginnys seventh-grade year using all the things that "really" matter. Full color.

Awards
2008  American Library Association Notable Books for Children

GenreFiction
Juvenile
TopicsJunior high school
Families
Brothers
Family conflicts
Widows
Stepfathers
Stepfamilies
Stepchildren
Friends
Ballet
Ballet dancers