My Best Friend

byGilles TiboIllustratorJanice Nadeau

Picture Books | February 22, 2019

My Best Friend by Gilles Tibo
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A mysterious shadow walks the corridors. It goes from room to room, and sometimes leaves with someone in its arms, taking them to the land of dreams. Until one day a patient at the hospital-a young child-speaks to the shadow, offering it a drink of water. The child is fearful at first, but as he gets to know the shadow through their conversations, he realizes that she has feelings of her own. So begins a great friendship between an unlikely pair: a young child, and Death.

Combining the poetic delicacy of author Gilles Tibo and the light touch of illustrator Janice Nadeau, My Best Friend tells a deeply moving, hopeful tale with moments that will bring a smile to readers'' faces, and a story that will lodge in the depths of the heart and remain there for life.
Gilles Tibo is a highly acclaimed author and illustrator with over 150 books to his name. His children''s picture book My Best Friend was originally published in French as Ma meilleure amie (les Éditions Québec Amérique, 2007), and won the 2008 Governor General''s Award for Children''s Literature (Illustration), the Grand Prix Illustra...
Title:My Best FriendFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:52 pages, 9 X 6.5 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:52 pages, 9 X 6.5 X 0.98 inPublished:February 22, 2019Publisher:Simply Read BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:177229022X

ISBN - 13:9781772290226

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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