Just ten more days and you'll finally be here! First you have to see my new room, next we'll go to the barn and you can meet Starbuck, and then we'll visit my grandma's farm. I don't know how we'll do everything by the time you leave, but I know we're going to have the best time ever!
Willa Dunlap is thrilled that Kate, her best friend from Chicago, is finally coming to Chincoteague for a visit. But it's been a whole year since they've seen each other, and Willa soon realizes their friendship is not as easy as it once was. Kate is dressed in fancy clothes and wears sparkly nail polish. Nail polish? When did that happen? And what other surprises will Kate have?