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Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
FSG Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780374424619176 Pages, Ages 10-14
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In this award-winning book from Japan, three young boys curious about death learn--and teach--some valuable lessons about life and friendship.
The Friends is the winner of the 1997 Boston Globe - Horn Book Award for Fiction.
IBBY Honor Books, ALA Notable Children's Books, American Library Association Notable Children's Books, Boston Globe - Horn Book Award, Mildred L. Batchelder Award