A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You

by Joan Walsh Anglund

This Valentine's edition of Joan Walsh Anglund's classic A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You marks its sixtieth anniversary in print. This little book with a lot of heart features a modern cover, full-color interior illustrations, a new petite square trim, and an uplifting author's note. Perfect to gift to a friend, a valentine, or someone you like a lot!

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780544999190
  • ISBN-10: 0544999193
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 12/26/2017
  • Carton Quantity: 48

About the book

A little book with a lot of heart. A modern take on a beloved classic, now in full-color!


A Friend Is Someone Who Likes You is a little book that has warmed the hearts of children—and adults—for generations. Joan Walsh Anglund showcases her signature line drawings—now in full-color—paired with her inspirational and heartfelt words that have been in print for an astounding sixty years. This special gift edition also features an updated cover, a new sweet square trim size, lovely endpapers, and a note from the author. Sharing this modern take on a tried and true classic is a perfect way—on a holiday, a birthday, or any day—to remind one another that we are loved.

About the author
Joan Walsh Anglund

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.