“On this witty, sensible image e book, Boelts items a child’s-eye view of a shopper fad that rages via college at gale drive.” — Bulletin of the Heart for Youngsters’s Books (starred evaluation)

All Jeremy desires is a couple of the ones footwear, the ones everybody in class appears to be dressed in. Even though Jeremy’s grandma says they don’t have room for “want,” simply “want,” whilst his antique footwear fall aside in class, he’s extra made up our minds than ever to have the ones footwear, even a thrift-retailer pair which can be so much too small. However sore toes aren’t so much amusing, and Jeremy quickly sees that the issues he has — heat boots, a loving grandma, and the danger to lend a hand a loved one — are price greater than the issues he desires.