Tucker Harrison has a big problem The principal has nixed his handwriting analysis project for the science fair can he help it if his teacher s handwriting shows a criminal mind Now he quickly must come up with a project that s sure to dazzle the judges and get him into the State Math and Science Academy, something his father is counting onTucker is desperately searching for an idea when he runs smack into Pig Angelo Pighetti is the fat kid in class, the one who always gets picked on Suddenly Tucker has a brainstorm why not make Pig his science fair project If he can get Pig to lose weight he ll have a living, breathing, successful experiment What could be perfect But Tucker soon learns that Pig has his own ideas of how to live his life What is there to do when your subject won t cooperate