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The BFF Girlfriends Guide
The BFF Girlfriends Guide

The BFF Girlfriends Guide

Friendships Worth Keeping Forever


448 Pages, 5 x 7

Trade Paper, $22.95 (US $22.95) (CA $27.95)

Publication Date: September 2017

ISBN 9781571783486

Rights: WOR

Council Oak Books (Sep 2017)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: September 2017


Based on a New York Times bestseller that sold more than one million copies, as well its companion volumes, this book examines the unique bonds of female friendships  The Girlfriends Guide is a compilation from real-life girlfriends Carmen Renee Berry and Tamara Traeder that explores the depths and complexities of women's relationships and the joy, sustenance, and power they bring. Almost any woman will tell you that her friendships with other women are among the most rewarding relationships she has. In this remarkable book, readers will find that their relationships with fellow women are like no other. The ideal gift for special friends, this book celebrates the steadfast, wonderful women in our lives.


"Affirms the importance of forming female friendships and examines how they shape us."  —Globe and Mail

"The little book that could."  —San Francisco Chronicle

"Celebrates female relationships through a mix of anecdotes and quotations about solidarity."  —Newsweek

Author Biography

Carmen Renee Berry is a New York Times–bestselling author who has written more than 25 books, including Girlfriends for Life, A Girlfriend's Gift, Girlfriends Talk About Men, and When Helping You Is Hurting Me. Her books have been translated into Chinese, Hebrew, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish. She lives in Orange County, California. Tamara Traeder is a licensed marriage and family therapist. She has coauthored or edited eight books, including Girlfriends: Invisible Bonds, Enduring Ties and Aunties: Our Older, Cooler, Wiser Friends. She lives in St. Helena, California.