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Menace and Mischief

by Sylvia Gunnery
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 11
  • Grade: 3 to 6
tagged: friendship, bullying

The atmosphere is tense at Haliburton Junior High. Hobo the hamster and Miss Hiss the boa constrictor have escaped from their cages. The students and the teacher are frantic to find them before tragedy strikes. But amidst the menace that slithers the halls, there's more than a little mischief.

C.J. and Raymond are best friends so, when C.J. realizes …

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Fangs and Me

by Rachna Gilmore
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: friendship, beginner

Veena and I'd been best friends for five years. Sure, I knew other kids, but I'd never hung out with anyone else. I've never been good at going up to kids and starting conversations. Or phoning them. What would I say?... Veena, she understood me. She liked me, quiet and all. And she never freaked out about my spiders.

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Three on Three

by Eric Walters
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: basketball, friendship, self-esteem & self-reliance

Nick and Kia get excited when their school gym teacher announces a "three-on-three" basketball tournament. The two most dedicated players in grade three, they know they'll be tough to beat. But when Nick finds out they'll be up against teams in grade four and five, he is ready to throw in the towel before they start. How can shrimps like them ever …

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Carrie's Crowd

by Lesley Choyce, illustrated by Mark Thurman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 5
tagged: friendship

Carrie wants to be part of the cool crowd. Becoming friends with them means getting a new image for herself but it also means ignoring her old friends. That's when Carrie starts to see that there are friends, and then there are good freinds.

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Bat Summer

by Sarah Withrow
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: friendship, adolescence

Terence isn't cool like his best friend, Tom, but at least he's not a weirdo like Lucy, who sees life upside-down and thinks she's a bat. Yet Lucy knows things that other people don't -- about the gaps in life, and seeing things more clearly with your eyes closed, and how you have to learn to fly on your own if you want to survive.

Sarah Withrow has …

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Red Corduroy Shirt

by Joseph Kertes
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: friendship

That's the most beautiful shirt I've ever seen...

When Jake admires Jerry Hom's shirt, a friendship is born between two boys who are hungry to belong, share, see their similarities, and marvel at each others differences. But new friendships are fragile as Jake discovers when he comes home wearing Jerry's treasured gift, the red corduroy shirt.

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No Boys Club /tp

by Ho C Anderson
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: friendship

Lark and her best friends, Jennifer and Argy, call themselves the three divas. They're Sisters, they've got Girl Power, and they're ready to take on the world. They can certainly handle boys like that pest, Skip the Motorboy -- a boy so dumb he thinks his skateboard is a motorcycle.

The No Boys Club is a funny and moving coming of age story and Ho C …

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