From the creator of the all-time classic VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR comes a sweetly resonant story about the power of friendship-now available for little hands
When a best friend moves away, it can be painful for the child who is left behind. But the spunky boy in this upbeat story makes up his mind to find his missing playmate. Friends
tells a story alive with love and perseverance, brightened with vibrant art and Eric Carle's trademark fostering of imagination.
Praise for Friends
"This story of love and determination is illustrated with Carle's extraordinary signature artwork. For anyone who would cross rivers and scale mountains for a beloved friend, this warmhearted story will create an emotional response. Young readers will learn the value of friendship and its many challenges." -School Library Journal
"Often dynamic and quite beautiful….A picture-book tribute to the strength of childhood friendships." -Booklist