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Making Friends: Back to the Drawing Board

By Kristen Gudsnuk   

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338139266 Paperback
208 Pages | 5.548" x 8.000" | Ages 8 to 12

Scholastic Inc. | ISBN 9781338139280 Ebook
224 Pages | Ages 8 to 12

Dany, Madison, and...wait-another Dany?!-must navigate some very complicated friendships while trying to capture a magical dog that is turning their town upside-down!

Almost everything is going great for Dany. She and Madison are still best friends, she still has her magic sketchbook, and the new school year is looking up. But when Dany creates a duplicate of herself to secretly help with homework and raise her social status, the two of them accidentally unleash a magical dog that wreaks supernatural havoc on the town. Now, with the big school dance coming up, time is running short for Dany, Madison, and their friends to set things right before the night is completely ruined!

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Making Friends:

"Making Friends is the Scott Pilgrim for the tweenage set." — School Library Journal starred review

"This charming graphic novel features full-color, manga-inspired illustrations and a breezy plot that blends wish fulfillment and fantasy with an approachable and contemporary storyline. With a broad brush, Gudsnuk hits many of the angst-y issues of middle school, including popularity, bullying, family relationships, body image, and fandom, creating appeal for a large swath of readers. A nifty pastiche of middle school matters." — Kirkus Reviews

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