Over the Top

by Alison Hughes

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From an award-winning author comes a funny and honest middle grade novel following Diva Cleopatra as she tries to adapt to her new home and school while coming face-to-face with the school's mean girls. Eleven-year-old Diva is horrified (but not surprised) that her mother's new dream home is a bright pink...
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Published By Running Press Kids

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 192

Publication Date 08/03/2021

ISBN 9780762473120

Dimensions 5.85 inches x 8.65 inches

"Alison Hughes’s heartwarming novel Over the Top captures the complexity of emotions that kids experience as they navigate middle school. Through Diva’s fresh and poignant voice, Hughes illustrates the disconnect that can happen between the way parents and kids view the world. Readers will root for Diva as she struggles to fit in while staying true to herself. This book has it all: page turning tension, humorous situations, realistic characters, and most importantly a loveable and relatable protagonist."

"For kids who want a quick, light read that shows someone overcoming."
— Booklist

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