From the moment she sees her cousins at the airport--four fat children balancing on their heads and waving their feet in the air--Imogene knows the next eight weeks will be like nothing she could have imagined. What with blood oaths and secret societies, picnics at the lake and fireworks, Imogene realizes that Iowa is full of exotic delights not found even in New York City. But it's Imogene herself who comes up with the biggest surprise of all.
For ages 9 to 12.
(From the Middle-School Real-Life Stories shelf.)