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 past twenty-five 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