Especially when she discovers a shocking secret about Brandon that makes keeping that shelter open more important than ever. So Nikki and her friends Chloe and Zoey enter an ice skating competition to help raise money for the shelter, but big surprise MacKenzie has to stick her nose in and cause trouble so that she can be the one to swoop in and save the day. No way will Nikki let that happen:
Plot summary[ edit ] Ramona's world is changing. There's tiny baby Roberta at home, and as Ramona adjusts to being a big sister, she discovers that she likes teaching Roberta to do things such as sticking out her tongue. In fourth grade, she finally has a best friend, the new student Daisy Kidd who is also new to the neighborhood.
At school Ramona is frustrated with her teacher, Mrs. Meacham pushes her students to be proper spellers; spelling is a difficult subject for Ramona. Beezusa year-old just entering high school, starts speaking French around the house, spending a lot of time on the phone talking about boys and asking her friends about who she should date, which makes her little sister mad.
Ramona begins to feel forgotten as Beezus, while Mr. Quimby are always fussing over Roberta. Ramona's rivalry with Susanher nemesis since kindergarten, continues.
Ramona's parents and Susan's parents have become friends, and both sets of parents have asked their daughters to get along with each other. Ramona is frustrated by Susan's perfect attitude. She reluctantly invites Susan to her "zero teenth" or tenth birthday party at the park at her mother's insistence.
At the party, Ramonas world book report is rude to Ramona, and eats an apple instead of the birthday cake telling everybody that it can cause cavities and might have germs since Ramona blew out the candles.
This makes the girls reluctant to eat cake, which upsets Ramona.
Daisy stands up for Ramona and tells them that it's rude to talk about germs at a birthday party and who cares if little germs get on the cake saying how it's not like they got the cake from the floor.
The girls realize that Daisy's right and they turn against Susan. She states that Ramona is not perfect but is liked by everyone, and how she has homemade Valentine's Day cards while Susan's are just store bought. For the first time, Ramona feels sorry for Susan and defends her, showing that Ramona is beginning to be able to see things from someone else's point of view which means that she is growing more mature and Mrs.
Quimby tells Susan that she doesn't have to be perfect because not everybody is perfect. This makes Susan realize how mean-spirited she has been, and she decides to eat some of the birthday cake along with other boys from the park.
In the end, Mrs. Quimby kisses Ramona's hair like she kisses Roberta's and says, "Ten is the best age of growing up".
The following characters appear in the novel: Ramona Quimby, Beezus and Roberta's 9-year-old sister, and protagonist of the story Beatrice "Beezus" Quimby, Ramona and Roberta's year-old sister, who is now in ninth grade.
Dorothy Quimby, Ramona's mother Robert Quimby, Ramona's father Daisy Kidd, a girl who is new to the neighborhood, who soon becomes Ramona's best friend Jeremy Kidd, Daisy's older brother; he and Beezus seem to like one another Howard "Howie" Kemp, Ramona's childhood-friend-turned-cousin, thanks to the marriage of his uncle and her aunt Danny no last name givennicknamed "Yard Ape", Ramona's friend Roberta Day Quimby, Beezus and Ramona's baby sister Mrs.
Meacham, Ramona's fourth grade teacher. Susan Kushner, Ramona's rival since kindergarten, also someone who her mom frequently tells her to hang out and be friends with again Critical reaction[ edit ] Reviewers' reactions to Cleary's books continues to be positive, as seen in Kirkus Reviews: Ramona remains frozen at age 10, while her sister, Beezus, is 14 and just entering high school.
Concerning what Ramona might have been like when she hit puberty, Cleary was happy to leave her as is before her puberty stage, which she considers a nightmare. She liked to draw because her father liked to draw.
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