Heads or Tails: Stories from the Sixth Grade
Title: Heads or Tails: Stories from the Sixth Grade
Author: Jack Gantos
Jack’s diary helps him deal with his problems which include dog-eating alligators, a terror for an older sister, a younger brother who keeps breaking parts of himself, and next-door neighbors who are really weird.
Jack, a sixth grader who has been at five schools in the past six years, keeps a diary in which he records all of his trials and tribulations, including a pesky brother, a wacko teacher, and alligators in the canal out back.