Friends and Frenemies (Paperback)

The Good, the Bad, and the Awkward

By Jennifer Castle, Deborah Reber

Zest Books, 9781936976911, 144pp.

Publication Date: August 25, 2015

List Price: 11.99*
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Middle school friendships can be a source of great joy one day, then pain and anxiety the next. Friends and Frenemies examines the complexities of friendship and helps young readers to start building communication tools that will last a lifetime.

Loaded with quizzes, polls, activities, and advice from real kids, Friends and Frenemies is the tween guide to middle school friendships. No one wants to be trapped in toxic friendships, learn how to keep relationships healthy early in life!

About the Author

Jennifer Castle is the author of the Young Adult novels You Look Different in Real Life and The Beginning of After, and the novella Playing Kiera.

Deborah Reber, co-author, is a teen advocate and author of more than 18 published books, including Chill: Stress Reducing Techniques for a More Balanced, Peaceful You.