Peter Hatcher’s summer is not looking good. First of all, his little brother Fudge – the five-year-old human hurricane – wants to marry Peter’s sworn enemy, Sheila Tubman. Disgusting! Could anything be worse? Yes. Now Peter’s parents have decided to rent a summer house next door to the Tubman’s. Which means Peter will be stuck with Fudge and Sheila the Cootie Queen for three whole weeks! Will Peter be able to survive the summer?