It’s no secret that brothers can be the best of friends. They share everything, from interests to secrets, and are always there for one another. So, it’s only fitting that there are some great books out there that explore this special bond. Here are just a few of the best books about brothers and best friends:
1. My Brother’s Best Friend by John O’Hurley
This heartwarming tale follows the story of two brothers who are best friends. When one of the brothers gets married, the other is thrilled to be his best man. However, things take a turn when the new wife starts to come between the brothers. Will their friendship be able to withstand the strain?
2. The Friendship of Brothers by Andrew Clements
This is a touching story about two brothers who are best friends. One of the brothers is dealing with a difficult situation at home, and the other is there to support him every step of the way. No matter what happens, their bond remains strong.
3. The Brotherhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares
This is a great book for girls who are looking for a story about friendship and sisterhood. However, it also has a special focus on the friendship between two brothers. The story follows four friends who are spending their summer apart, but stay in touch by sharing a pair of jeans. No matter where they are or what they’re doing, the bond between the friends (and brothers) remains strong.
4. The Mighty Franks by Michael Chabon
This is a memoir about the author’s relationship with his uncle, who was his closest friend and confidante. The book explores the special bond between the two men, and how it was formed and strengthened over the years.
5. The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
This classic tale is about a stuffed rabbit who longs to be real. Through the love of a boy, the rabbit’s wish comes true and he learns the true meaning of friendship. This story is perfect for younger readers, and is a great way to introduce the concept of brotherly love.