Friendships is a subtle and moving collection of stories about surprising moments of understanding from unlikely sources.
In “The Snake,” a girl faces her fears with help from a strange ally; in “Father by Mail,” a teenager writes down all the things he could never say to the parent who has left him behind; and in “Bruno,” a boy discovers a way to deal with a bully.
These perceptive and contemporary stories, by one of Canada’s best-loved and award-winning authors for young readers, show struggling boys and girls making a connection with someone who can bring them to a kind of balance.
Budge Wilson is the author of the acclaimed book The Leaving, a short story collection chosen by the American Library Association as one of the 75 Best Children’s Books of the last 25 years, winner of the American Library Association… More about Budge Wilson
Paperback | $11.99
Published by Puffin Canada Feb 28, 2006| 224 Pages| 5-1/4 x 8-1/4| Young Adult| ISBN 9780143017660