Lightning struck Lucy when she was 8. She beat the odds and survived -- but the strike changed her for the positive or negative, that depends -- she became a math genius and obsessed with numbers. Now 12, Lucy dreams of enrolling in college classes after being homeschooled for a few years. Her grandma has other plans -- she makes Lucy attend middle school to make friends.
Middle school is not what Lucy calculated on happening -- read The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl by Stacy McAnulty to see if Lucy can work out the equation of middle school and all its components.