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Friendship Stories

Just like a real-life friend, books about friendship can be both entertaining and comforting for kids. This list of some of our favorite friendship stories is sure to strike a chord with the young readers in your house.

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AGE
4
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The writing is engaging without being cloying.
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By Arnold Lobel
(2003)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Classic, sensitive parable about selflessness.
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By Shel Silverstein
(2003)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
A great buddy tale for beginning readers.
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By Karen English
(2008)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
A sure hit with kids starting chapter books.
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By Annie Barrows
(2007)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Lighthearted but heartfelt look at serious issues.
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By Sue Stauffacher
(2005)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Delightful page-turner with rock-solid values.
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By Andrew Clements
(2005)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
A preacher's son stands up to a racist town.
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By Gary D. Schmidt
(2005)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Enchanting tale will leave readers grinning.
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By Andrew Clements
(2003)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Going unnoticed isn't always fun.
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By Neal Shusterman
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Offbeat, gritty story with heart. OK for older tweens.
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By Sue Stauffacher
(2005)

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