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You're the Best!

Kingfisher

The fourteen original stories in this collection capture the essence of friendship in all of its complexity. From true best friends to rivals, from a shoulder to cry on to a source of frustration, every reader will find something to relate to in this honest anthology. Making and keeping friends is an important aspect of growing up, and these stories introduce readers to a range of different writers and perspectives from around the world, whose candid reflections on friendship give plenty of food for thought.

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Praise for You're the Best!

KLIATT
The collection is sure to be a hit with many girls, especially those of junior high age. The wide variety of settings and approaches to the topic ensure that there's something for every reader. The brevity of the stories combined with the appealing subject matter makes this a great suggestion for reluctant readers.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Belinda Hollyer was born in New Zealand and has also lived and worked in Australia and the United States. She has worked as a teacher, a librarian, and a publisher. Now a full-time writer, she has written and compiled a number of books for adults and children, including She's All That! Poems About Girls and the award-winning Kingfisher Book of Family Poems.
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Available Formats and Book Details

You're the Best!

NYPL Books for the Teen Age, Books for the Teen Age, New York Public Library
  • Trade Paperback

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FROM THE PUBLISHER

Kingfisher

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