by Johanna Hurwitz Year Published: Easy Reading
Lucas Cott is forever getting in trouble in his thirs grade class. He is always speaking without raising his hand, making jokes, and interrupting lessons. Schooll just seems so boring to him if he doesn't. But when Cricket, the smartest girl in the class, bets him he can't be quiet for a whole day, Lucas discovers school isn't as boring as he thought. Then Lucas's father tells him Cricket isn't the smartest student in his class--he is! Can Lucas change from class clown to perfect student?