By: Andrew Clements
It's about a 6th grade student, Abby, from Illinois who is not big on school. Abby finds out that she must get a "B" on everything for the rest of the year. She wrote a pen pal to someone from Afghanistan. His name is Sadeed and he becomes her "secret" pen pal. They write letters to each other. The letters have to stop because a group of Afghanistan discovers Abby's letter which stirs up the trouble and possible safety of others.