The Campaign

With Liberty and Study Hall for All
by Laurie Friedman

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For readers interested in social and political justice comes a new middle grade fiction series about student council, elections, and running a fair and honest campaign

Amanda Adams has always dreamed of running for class president. Her mom is a member of Congress and her dad is a political strategist who...
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Published By Running Press Kids

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 208

Publication Date 09/01/2020

ISBN 9780762496242

Dimensions 5.8 inches x 8.55 inches

"Readers will root for ambitious Amanda Adams as she mounts her campaign for seventh-grade class president-and manages the unexpected drama of running against her own best friend. Full of insidery election details... The Campaign is a fun, timely, and inspiring must-read for politically engaged young readers."

— Rebecca Behrens, author of When Audrey Met Alice and Alone in the Woods

"With the perfect blend of humor, drama, and the secret inner workings of middle-school politics, The Campaign has my vote!"

— Brooks Benjamin, author of My Seventh-Grade Life in Tights

"Middle school friendship drama meets modern-day politics in this timely, hilarious, and heartfelt story!"
— Jen Malone, author of The Sleepover

"The Campaign by Laurie Friedman is a joy to read! A feel-good, quick-paced story of resilience...You will root hard for Amanda Adams, daughter of a real-life congresswoman, as she faces countless personal and political challenges running for president of her 7th grade class!"

— Elizabeth Atkinson, award-winning author of I, Emma Freke, The Island of Beyond, and Fly Back, Agnes