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The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Cute, fresh take on having an imaginary friend.

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THE ADVENTURES OF BEEKLE is a charming, imaginative story that taps into the common childhood experience of having an imaginary friend. Here the twist is that the imaginary creature needs you as much as you need him. Author-illustrator Dan Santat's illustrations are wonderful, with glowing-white Beekle (who looks a tad like the Pillsbury Doughboy with a tiny paper crown) in stark contrast to the monochromatic urban landscape around him, where the grown-up city dwellers look like they're not having any fun.

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