Real Friends vs The Other Kind (Middle School Confidential)
A graphic novel/non-fiction mash-up, Real Friends vs. the Other Kind, the second book in the Middle School Confidential series, follows six fictional middle school students as they work to forge friendships while navigating tough social situations. The book offers insider information on making friends, resolving disputes, and dealing with other common middle school concerns like gossip, exclusion, and cyberbullying. There s also expert advice on crushes, peer pressure, and being there for friends who need help. Filled with quizzes, quotes from real kids, tips and tools, this book is a timely and engaging survival guide for the middle school years.