Curtis Brown Studios

Next to Mexico

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BY Jen Nails

Life at Susan B. Anthony Middle School is tougher than Lylice Martin thought—she’s already lost the sixth-grade class election to her crush, earned a B- on her Spanish project, and gotten on the bad side of Principal Harrington. When she’s chosen to be the English buddy for new girl Mexico Mendoza, though, things start looking up.