"Friend Like You" Launch Party!

Please join the Newtown Bookshop on Wednesday, August 18th at 6:30pm to celebrate the release of A FRIEND LIKE YOU by Frank Murphy and Charnaie Gordon! 

 Bring yourself and a "Friend" like you to celebrate with Frank Murphy!  FREE EVENT!

There will be special appearances by Carla Murphy, the co-author of A GIRL LIKE YOU and Barbara Dan, co-author of A TEACHER LIKE YOU!

All are invited to join us in person at the Newtown Bookshop! 

All pre-orders for A FRIEND LIKE YOU will be entered into a drawing of a full set of signed copies of the "Like You" books along with some Friendship swag!

 

ABOUT A FRIEND LIKE YOU

There's nothing in the world like a wonderful friend. Friends are there to laugh with you and ready with a hug when you need one. There are forever friends and brand new friends. Friends for adventures and friends for cozy days indoors. Friends who are just like you and friends who are nothing like you at all. In this book, celebrate ALL the marvelous ways to be a friend!

ABOUT FRANK MURPHY

Frank Muphy is a teacher who writes and a writer who teaches.  His favorite subjects are teaching young writers and teaching leadership.  Being a father to his sons, Griffin and Chase (who are now adults!), helped shape the messages found in his "LIKE YOU" books.  He has written several other books for kids, including THE LEGEND OF THE TEDDY BEAR and BRAVE CLARA BARTON.   He lives in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  Visit him online at frankmurphybooks.com . 

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
2835 South Eagle Road
Newtown, PA 18940
A Friend Like You Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534111127
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - August 15th, 2021

A Girl Like You Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534110960
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - July 15th, 2020

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A Boy Like You Cover Image
By Frank Murphy, Kayla Harren (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534110465
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - July 15th, 2019

Carolyn W. Field Award (Pennsylvania Library Association) - Honors Award

2020-2021 Keystone to Reading Elementary Book Award List

2020 Amelia Bloomer List

Winner of the 2019 Eureka Gold Awards

Winner of Best of 2019 Kids Books - Future Classics Category


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A Teacher Like You Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534111134
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sleeping Bear Press - March 15th, 2021