PENPALS will show how to establish and nurture close and long-lasting relationships with other people through letter writing. Whether you are a novice or a seasoned penpal, you will discover that this book is a source of valuable information based upon the author's 25 years of penpaling experience. PENPALS reveals how to make your letters more interesting, as well as how to avoid common mistakes and misunderstandings that may occur in some pen-friendships. You will also gain new insights into swapping Friendship Books, stamps, postcards and other items. The book provides numerous resources on where to find new penpals and collectors with whom you can exchange various items. If you want to find more friends, penpaling is a wonderful way to do so, especially if you are shy by nature. This book can make a great gift to devoted and experienced letter writers as well as those who are about to leap into this exciting hobby.