Friends and Pals and Brothers, Too (Hardcover)

By Sarah Wilson, Leo Landry (Illustrator)

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9780805076431, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 29, 2008



Brothers might not look alike, but they like the same things. In the fall they paint pumpkins. In the winter they ski and slide and slurp hot soup. All year long they have fun together, for these two are more than just brothers—they’re the best of friends! Friends and Pals and Brothers, Too is a 2009 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

About the Author

SARAH WILSON is the author of many books for children, including "Dragon Tooth Trouble "and "Love and Kisses." She lives in Danville, California. LEO LANDRY is the author/illustrator of several books for children, including "Fat Bat and Swoop "and "Sea Surprise." He lives with his family in Easton, Massachusetts.

Praise For Friends and Pals and Brothers, Too

“A dear piece of work. Wilson’s easy, rhymed text has a pleasing bounce and echo; it plays as background music to Landry’s irresistible watercolors.”

—Kirkus Reviews


“An easy-to-like ode to sibling relationships.”



“Captures the warmth and delight of being best friends.”

—School Library Journal