dancer, zero by S. Michael Choi
Approx. 3,530 words.
Published on November 29, 2012.
Tatiana, the new girl, arrived in English IIIA amidst a murmur of expectation. We had already heard a beautiful "Russian princess" was coming to our own boring little neck of New Jersey, and her first impression on us was no disappointment...
the SAT-cramming students of a high academic north New Jersey high school welcome a Russian exchange student; and lives are forever changed...