Big PB Planet applause for A Friend by Anette Bley (Kane/Miller Book Publishers, Inc., 2009). In this beautiful salute to friendship, clever page turns and spacing are used to reveal the second half of a pair of friends, and the bond behind the friendship. With reasons ranging from heartwarming to humorous, complete with charming illustrations of many different kinds of personalities and people, there’s an identifiable friendship here for everyone. (Read it with a friend and see if you can spot yourselves!) Zoom on over to your local bookstore and bring it back to your home planet today.