That's before he has a run-in with Riley, the eighth grade's most popular boy, and the school's best snowboarder. Soon rumors are being spread about Matt's past - that Matt was in a gang, that he did drugs, that his mother is in prison. Will Matt be able to prove his innocence before Riley's campaign snowballs out of control?
For ages 9 to 12.
(From the Middle-School Real-Life Stories shelf.)