Meet Gus Roberts, a fifth grader who can’t wait for his family’s big plans for the fishing opener. Gus needs some time on the water but also a break from Matt Driver, a bully that’s got everyone anxious for the end of the school year. With his new fishing rod and tackle box always nearby, Gus joins his grandfather flying by float plane to meet the rest of the family at the cabin up north. Life has a few surprises in store and everyone adjusts to a different weekend than planned.
For 2nd through 6th grade readers. 80 pages.