Schroeder, Lisa. Sprinkles and Secrets. Aladdin, 2011. ISBN 978-1-4424-2263-6. $15.99. Ages 8-12 yrs. 206 pgs. P8 Q8. (Review by C.T. 6th grade)
Sophie and Isabel, middle school best friends are going in different directions, navigating new friendships while trying to hold on to their own friendship. When a conflict arises and choices are made they find that they are true friends. This story will be enjoyed by young girls facing sometimes difficult relationships with each other and may help them work through the problems.
[Editor’s note: Companion to Schroeder’s book, It’s Raining Cupcakes.]