Eli Bowden is an A student, and after encouraging his friend Bradley to improve his grades, Bradley is now determined to make the honor roll. He learns that his goal requires identifying the barriers to achievement, a shift in mindset, discipline, excellent time management and surrounding himself with like minded people. This is many changes at once, but will Bradley’s quest for excellence outweigh his old habits? Will he embrace and reach his goal? Regardless as to the reader’s current academic level, this story offers new strategies for any student.