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1 edition of A perfect friend found in the catalog.

A perfect friend

by Reynolds Price

  • 326 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Scribner Paperback Fiction in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grief,
  • Death,
  • Elephants,
  • Human-animal communication,
  • Circus,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Still grieving over the death of his mother, eleven-year-old Ben finds solace in the special relationship he forms with an elephant in a visiting circus.

    Edition Notes

    StatementReynolds Price
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3566.R54 P35 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination168 pages ;
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26267018M
    ISBN 10074322521X
    ISBN 109780743225212
    OCLC/WorldCa50075480

    Genre/Form: Biography Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Guitton, Georges, Perfect friend. St. Louis, B. Herder Book Co. [].   The author likes spending time at home, which is, for her,"the perfect nest." John Manders has illustrated many children’s books, including HENRY AND THE BUCCANEER BUNNIES. He lives in Pittsburgh with his wife, two dogs, and a parrot that is fond of building nests out of cardboard (but has never laid an egg)/5(5).

    In Perfect, written by author Natasha Friend, the reader learns what it is like to be in the shoes of thirteen year old Isabelle Lee who suffers the disease of bulimia.   These 20 Books Are the Perfect Gift for Moms Who Love to Read. Winner of the National Book Award, this novel centers on grief; when a woman's best friend .

      A bona fide best friend is a rare find. After all, on a planet with 8 billion people on it, what are the odds you'd find a person who shares your sense of humor and taste in movies, or even just someone who gleefully hates the same things as you?And given how exceptional your BFF is, when their birthday rolls around, it's important to give them a gift that reminds him or her just how special.   Book trailer created for INLS at UNC Chapel Hill, based on the novel "Perfect" by Natasha Friend.


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Depicting with humor and insight the pressure to be outwardly perfect, this novel for ages shows how one girl develops compassion for her own and others&#; year-old Isabelle Lee, whose father has recently died, everything's normal on the outside.

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She is thirteen years old, and the book tells about how her life is and all the problems that are going on, since her dad died. She has to start Group, after her little sister told on her, when she caught her throwing up/5.

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My Perfect Friend. Sometimes people look at me like I’m strange. I catch them staring out of the corner of my eye and shudder. Their sideways glances pass through me, and I feel judged, unaccepted. My best friend, Mariah, never looks at me that way, though.

Perfect is a most important, even landmark, book. Kudos to author Natasha Friend for writing such an insightful young adult novel. Perfect is highly recommended for children from 10 years and older.

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These mini-clips are shaped like the tip of a fountain pen, and help them point out choice lines or quotes, so they don't have to underline their books. The Perfect Friend. by Shannen Wrass. Today I found a friend who knew everything I felt she knew my weakness and the problems I've been dealt.

She understood my wonders and listened to my dreams, she listened to how I felt about life and love and knew what it all means. Not once did she interrupt me. In PERFECT, Natasha Friend has created a character who will make readers cry and cheer as she struggles and then slowly faces her problems.

These problems reflect her mother's inability to accept the father's death, her sister's desperate need to talk about him, a new relationship with the most popular girl at school, and most of all, her own sadness she's repressing in damaging ways.4/5.

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Best friends are the people you turn to when you need to talk or if you simply want to laugh. Best friends are always there for you through thick and thin. If you’re looking for a way to show your BFF how much they mean to you, these quotes about friendship are perfect for you.