Popular Books For Friendship Day
Five Point Someone - Chetan Bhagat
Five point someone is the debut novel of author Chetan Bhagat. The novel unfolds the story of five youngsters and their life at one of the prestigious educations institutions of India - IIT. The incidents depicted in the novel can be easily related to a typical youth in India, therefore forms a perfect gift item for your friend.
Chicken Soup Series
Chicken Soup Series is a collection of inspirational short stories. You can also find motivational essays in the book. The name 'chicken soup' was chosen for the series of books, because the recipe is one of the most common home remedies for sick people, used since ages.
Dangerous Skies - Suzanne Fisher Staples
Dangerous Skies is one of the best sellers of Suzanne Fisher Staples. The story is about the life of two children belonging to different strata of society - one from a prominent white family, while other having an Afro-American ancestry.
Malgudi Days (Swami and Friends) - R. K Narayanan
R.K. Narayan is one of the veteran novelists of India, known for his simplistic approach in his stories. 'Swami and Friends' are a series of short stories, which form a part of his famous book - Malgudi Days. It would be a very valuable gift for your friend, to cherish for the lifetime.
Tears of a Tiger - Sharon Draper
Tears of a tiger, written by Sharon Draper, is a book with a very interesting story about a young boy. The story depicts Andy Jackson, who accidentally becomes the murderer of his best friend - Robert, while driving drunk. Various emotions are depicted beautifully in this story. It is about friendship and its meaning in life.
Other popular books based on the theme of friendship are
- Diary of a Young Girl - Anne Frank
- I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This - Jacqueline Woodson
- Night Journeys - Avi
- Nowhere to Call Home - Cynthia De Felice
- The Friendship - Mildred D. Taylor
- When Zachary Beaver Came to Town - Kimberly Willis Hold
- Wringer - Jerry Spinelli