A Friend is Someone who Likes You

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1958 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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For over half a century, Joan Walsh Anglund has been creating books that touch the hearts of children and adults worldwide.A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You was the book that launched her illustrious career, and to this day it remains a favorite gift between friends of any age. With a lovely new jacket and its original intimate trim size, Joan Walsh Anglund's classic remains the perfect token--on a holiday, a birthday, or just a hard day--to share your love with a friend.

A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You has sold more than four million copies worldwide in more than fourteen languages.
A New York Times Book ReviewBest Illustrated Books of the Year

First published in 1958

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

This miniature picture-book comes so highly recommended by a number of friends, for whom it is a beloved childhood treasure, that I'm almost afraid to post my review. The truth is, although I found ... Read full review

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User Review  - paris1107 - Overstock.com

I purchased several of these to give to my daughters preschool friends for their respective birthday parties. It is a very sweet little book with darling illustrations and a story about having a friend finding a friend in the things around you the wind that blows the babbling brook etc. Read full review

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JOAN WALSH ANGLUND's books have been beloved by readers of all ages for more than forty years. Her classics include A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You, which was a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year. She lives in rural New England.

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