Confessions of an Imaginary Friend: A Memoir by Jacques Papier

Book review by Jan Carr, Common Sense Media
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Whimsical, breezy faux memoir told by an imaginary friend.

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I absolutely love this book!

This book is probably best for children 8 or over, but it is so enjoyable and contains such good messages about belonging and connection that it will probably resonate with younger kids as well. I have read it to both my boys at different ages, the youngest being six at the time, and they both loved it. It is a very clever and whimsical book but also delves into questions of who we really are and what to our connections with one another mean, with a tender moment at the end that has left me choked up (in a good way) each of the three times I've read the book.

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