A fresh, sweet comedy of errors, told in alternating voices. So on-the-button it was turned into the most gorgeous film. (Have you seen it yet?) The first time she saw him, she flipped. The first time he saw her, he ran. That was in the second grade, but not much has changed by the seventh. It’s only in eighth grade that everything gets turned upside down. Now Bryce is starting to feel that Juli is sort-of amazing after all. Trouble is, she’s thinking that he’s not all he seemed…

“Van Draanen has another winner in this eighth-grade he-said, she-said romance.” School Library Journal, starred review

“We flipped over this fantastic book.” The Chicago Tribune

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    Wendelin van Draanen has been everything from a forklift driver to high school teacher and is now enjoying life as a full-time writer. The first four books in the Sammy Keyes mystery series have been embraced by crtics and readers alike.

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