Poor Principal Walter Russ. He's "desperate" for designer Florence Waters to renovate the school's disgusting basement bathrooms, and the stress is causing him to get, "ahem, " all clogged up. Luckily, during their stressful summer-school internships, the sixth graders discover the perfect way for everyone to relax: by enjoying an ancient Roman spa and bath buried in the school's basement " Includes a classroom activity."
If Girdwood's first book, N. Awakening, was meant to demonstrate authoritarian aspects of early 21st century America; specifically, the average's American's authoritarian political reality, then this book shows the battles against authoritarianism in order to understand a normative reality. This short book provides a symbolic pathway towards more democracy, and / or republicanism. This book will be quite provocative for some, and hilarious for others. Mediating Ideas in a Revolution is a response to Nietzsche's "Thus Spoke Zarathustra." However, instead of commands from a cave-dweller living at the heights--always at the precipice; Mediating ideas is more conversational between four characters representing four trains of thought--from an enlightened society unknown to mankind.