"Somehow, Hale and Pham have made the "normal girl" into the ultimate cool girl." --The New York Times Book Review "This uncommonly honest portrayal of the lures and pitfalls of popularity will likely ring true to many elementary and middle-school readers." --Booklist, starred review "A terrific look at middle school culture . . . This authentic, important book will mean a great deal to many kids." --School Library Journal, starred review "A must-read for fans of Raina Telgemeier or Victoria Jamieson . . . This glimpse into middle school is insightful, introspective, and important." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review "A natural suggestion for fans of Cece Bell and Raina Telgemeier, this book offers an honest, empathetic, and encouraging narrative for young readers braving the ups and downs of the tween years." --Horn Book Praise for Real Friends: "Fresh and funny." --New York Times Book Review "The book's truth is as vibrant as its art." --Washington Post I have two boys, they love these books. They love to talk about the friendships, I love that I am discussing all of these issues through the lives of these girls. There is something about it that's so wonderful. --NPR "Wistful, affecting, and utterly charming." --Booklist, starred review "A heart-stabbing tale of the everyday social agonies of girlhood." --Wall Street Journal "Shows us the incredible kindness and solidarity that girls can and do display." --The Mary Sue "Bound to resonate with most readers, especially fans of Raina Telgemeier." --School Library Journal, starred review "A wonderfully observed portrait of finding one's place in your world." --Publishers Weekly, starred review "Nails what it's like to navigate elementary-school friendships." --Parents Magazine "Sure to be loved by anyone who has ever felt like an outsider." --Victoria Jamieson, New York Times-bestselling and Newbery Honor author of Roller Girl "Fresh, fun, and achingly real. Bravo!" --Jennifer L. Holm, New York Times-bestselling and Newbery Honor author and co-creator of Sunny Side Up and the Babymouse series "This book is SO GOOD. SO MANY FEELS." --Gene Luen Yang, American Born Chinese --Este texto se refiere a la edición paperback.. Shannon Hale is the bestselling author of many books, including Real Friends, the Ever After High series, and Princess Academy. With her husband Dean Hale she co-wrote Rapunzel's Revenge, Calamity Jack, the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl series, and The Princess in Black series. They live with their four children near Salt Lake City, Utah. LeUyen Pham is the bestselling illustrator of Real Friends and The Princess in Black series. She wrote and illustrated Big Sister, Little Sister and The Bear Who Wasn't There. She has illustrated many other picture books, including The Boy Who Loved Math. She lives and works in Los Angeles with her husband and her two adorable sons. --Este texto se refiere a la edición paperback.. A National and New York Times Bestseller!The creators of Real Friends Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham are back with a true story about popularity, first crushes, and finding your own path in the graphic novel, Best Friends.Follow your heart. Find your people.Sixth grade is supposed to be perfect. Shannon’s got a sure spot in the in-crowd called The Group, and her best friend is their leader, Jen, the most popular girl in school. But the rules are always changing, and Shannon has to scramble to keep up. She never knows which TV shows are cool, what songs to listen to, and who she’s allowed to talk to. Who makes these rules, anyway? And does Shannon have to follow them?A School Library Journal Best Book of 2019A Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book of 2019A National Public Radio (NPR) Best Book of 2019One of NBC Today's 26 Best Kids' Books of 20192020 Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Books of the Year List
Excellent buy My daughter is not a reader but this book she was not able to put down! I ended up getting the box set of books by this author and she was done with all four of those within days! Hope this takes her into becoming a long term reader...
amazing book! my daughter (8) years old, love it. She read loves all the characters. Great writer!
Great I like it that Shannon hale made the story about her own life and how life is like a new roller coaster. You never know what is going to happen :-D
Amazing I loved it it was creative and I love the drama in it it's a fun book i recommend it
Omg loved this book!!! This book highlights the creativeness of Shannon.....I think this book is perfect for ages 12 - 13. About friends, trying to know abt the top trends etc... I hope Hale can do a another book in these series 😄 Superb book!
Encourages young readers! I bought this book (among others) for my granddaughters they loved it. These graphic novels for the young are wonderful it's so interesting for them that as soon as they finish one book they're asking for the next volume. I love it so does their mother!
Happy Girl! My daughter was thrilled to receive this as an 11th birthday gift. She loved the first one Real Friends and is devouring this next one now. Great quality pages/colour gloss book.
THIS IS THE BEST BOOK EVERY!!! I LOVE IT SO MUCH!!! 😍 Best book ever! I loved every page, and I couldn't put it down! I liked your story about the redhead and Shasta! That was a really good story Ms.Hale!!!
awesome a wonderful addition to our library
Excellent book series 10 year old daughter loves these books!
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