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Real Friends  Cover Image Book Book

Real Friends / Shannon Hale ; artwork by LeUyen Pham ; color by Jane Poole.

Hale, Shannon, (author.). Pham, LeUyen, (artist.). Poole, Jane, (colorist.).


Newbery Honor author Shannon Hale and New York Times bestselling illustrator LeUyen Pham join forces in this graphic memoir about how hard it is to find your real friends--and why it's worth the journey. When her best friend Adrienne starts hanging out with the most popular girl in class, Shannon questions with whether she and Adrienne will stay friends, and if she is part of the clique.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626724167
  • ISBN: 1626724164
  • ISBN: 9781626727854
  • ISBN: 1626727856
  • ISBN: 9781537925288
  • ISBN: 1537925288
  • Physical Description: 207 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Chiefly illustrations.
Target Audience Note:
8-12 years
GN290L Lexile
Decoding demand: 82 (very high) Semantic demand: 96 (very high) Syntactic demand: 49 (medium) Structure demand: 83 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 2.6 1 189200.
Awards Note:
Mark Twain award nominee 2019-2020
Subject: Girls > Comic books, strips, etc.
Best friends > Comic books, strips, etc.
Friendship > Comic books, strips, etc.
Schools > Comic books, strips, etc.
Female friendship > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cliques (Sociology) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bullying > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Autobiographical comics.
Autobiographical fiction.

Available copies

  • 74 of 89 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 89 total copies.
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Caruthersville Public Library GN HAL (Text) 38417100405069 Graphic Novel Available -

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