Max Washington's new pet skunk wins him instant popularity with his sixth-grade classmates, and he's sure he'll beat Gershwin Zimmerman, the new kid in town, in the "Best Pet" contest. But when Max's friends start distancing themselves from him, Max's feelings toward his rival change. And the outcome of the contest surprises everyone.
Used availability for Janet Adele Bloss's Max and the Secret Skunk
June 1994 : USA Paperback