My Best Friend
New York Times bestselling author Julie Fogliano and Caldecott Honor winner Jillian Tamaki come together to tell a delightful story of first friendship.
she is my best friend i think
i never had a best friend so i’m not sure
but i think she is a really good best friend
because when we were drawing
she drew me
and i drew her.
What is a best friend, if not someone who laughs with you the whole entire day, especially when you pretend to be a pickle? This pitch-perfect picture book is a sweetly earnest, visually stunning celebration of the magic of friendship.
Age Range: 4 - 8 years
Grade Level: Preschool - 3
Lexile Measure: AD720L (What's this?)
- Hardcover: 32 pages
- Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (March 3, 2020)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1534427228
- ISBN-13: 978-1534427228
- Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.4 x 10.5 inches
About the Author
Jillian Tamaki is an illustrator and artist best known for her graphic novels. This One Summer, cocreated with Mariko Tamaki, was awarded a Caldecott Honor, a Printz Honor, and an Eisner Award. She is the author-illustrator of They Say Blue and the illustrator of My Best Friend by Julie Fogliano. Jillian lives in Toronto.