With the boys and girls of Laketon Elementary at definite odds, Dave's single insult to Lynsey is the final straw that leads to a competition of silence between the two groups, causing a quiet chaos within the school and a confused principal who has no idea how to get things back to normal. Simultaneous.
The fifth-grade class notorious for non-stop chatter suddenly becomes bizarrely silent when the boys and girls have a contest to see who can say the least for an entire day. This humorous and intriguing middle-grade novel, filled with ideas, is from the author of LUNCH MONEY. A School Library Journal Best Book of 2007.
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction, Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Social Issues / Friendship, School + Education, Family / Parents, Social Issues / General