Lila Lane is starting middle school, where all she wants is to be popular and fit in, but two weeks before school starts, horribly embarrassing things start happening to her. The last day the pool is open for summer she finally worked up the courage to talk to the cute life guard when she farts in the pool. Could her life be any more embarrassing? This was just the start of what would turn out to be one of the most memorable or horrible times of her life. Just when she thinks things are getting better she finds her best friend has betrayed her, by asking the boy she likes to the Sadie Hopkins dance. She is forced to try and make new friends and overcome obstacles she never even knew existed. Along this hilarious tale of coming of age Lila is faced with many challenges of adolescence. Author K.L. Krebbs remembers how sometimes it's not easy growing up.