In the book The Secrets To Ruling School Without even Trying by Neil Swab many things happen.In the first week you meet Max Corrigan your guide and "life coach" to surviving and ruling middle school (like the name suggests, without even trying). He wants save you before the first assembly, so he try's to get you into all the he can.First, Max helps you get in with comedy group. You get in and they need your help to make cartoons for the school newspaper vs the the cartoon they have now.
You then have to fit in to the artist for their art skills but they need a certain area for their biggest masterpiece .Band geeks sit in the same area so you need to fit in with them so they can move away from the area, but they need money for a campaign to keep their club alive.You need the rich kids to support the band geeks so you need to fit in with the rich kids,but they want the jocks to loss a game on purpose.the jocks will not lose a game so you need to fit in so that can happen the jocks leader says yes but, if the nerds help him get better grades. You also have to go the nerds and fit in.
They also say yes but on one condition,you fit in with the tough kid to get info about them.To do that the tough kids group leader needs an popular kids to come to his sisters birthday party.Even then the popular kids need a favor. You to have to do all this to rule middle school. I like this book because it has a good sense of humor. I also like this book because I think the story plot was very good. It also makes you feel like you're part of the story. It also shows what many people think about middle school. The story is very easy to understand. The book also has illustrations to to help you feel like you are part of the story and you are actually in the book. I would recommend this to any reader because this is a very and relaxing book to read in your spare time