Outspoken and irresistable as always, Anastasia Krupnik finds that when you exaggerate the truth, things don't always turn out as planned.
Lois Lowry is the author of more than forty books for young adults. She has received countless honors, among them the Newbery Medal for two of her novels, Number the Stars and The Giver. Ms. Lowry divides her time between Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a 1769 farmhouse in Maine. Visit her website at www.loislowry.com.
Anastasia herself is at her best here: headstrong, inventive, endearing, and irrepressible, though not above learning from her mistakes. Publishers Weekly