Life Without Nico by Andrea Maturana

Life Without Nico by Andrea Maturana

Life Without Nico by Andrea Maturana; illustred by Francisco Javier Olea; Originally published in Mexico in 2014. 2016. Illustrated with Photoshop.

Brief Summary: Maia and Nico are best friends and do everything together until one day when Nico’s father tells them he must move the family to Australia for college classes. Maia becomes depressed once Nico leaves but makes friends with a kitten and girl. She also discovers the joy of music. Nico returns causing Maia to wonder if he will fit into her new life. Maia is relieved that nothing changed between them.

Comments: Very sweet and dear friendship book. I am recommending this one to our school counselor to help  students dealing with a friend moving.