The book is about an 11 year old girl named Millicent,who goes to high school. In the summer,she starts to take a poetry class at a college. Sadly,no one wants to be friends with her because she is so intellegent. Later,Millicent's mom signs her up for volleyball. During volleyball practice,a girl named Emily becomes a friend to Millie. Millie hides the fact that she is a genius. Read the book to find out what happens.