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Barbie and Teresa: Recipe for Friendship

Part of Barbie
Illustrated by Mattel
Published by Mattel
Distributed by Simon & Schuster


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About The Book

Get to know Barbie and Barbie's best friend Teresa in storybook based off the 2025 Barbie tentpole movie. Includes two sheets of themed stickers and a special tamale recipe for little chefs!

Barbie “Brooklyn” Roberts, Barbie “Malibu” Roberts, and their best friends Teresa and Nikki head to the big apple to help with the launch of Teresa’s cousin’s new restaurant. Inspired by her Abuela’s tamale recipe, Teresa and her friends learn about her Mexican heritage as they prepare for the big opening. But when Barbie “Brooklyn” also agrees to help her friend Emmie, Barbie “Malibu” worries they’ll let one friend down. Can these BFFs help everyone before opening day?

Includes two sheets of themed stickers and Teresa's Abuela's tamale recipe for little chefs to try at home!

About The Author

Courtney Carbone studied English and creative writing in the US and Australia before becoming a writer and editor in New York City. Her favorite things include board games, stand-up comedy, bookstores, and brick-oven pizza. She lives in New Jersey with her family.

About The Illustrator

Mattel is a leading global toy company and owner of one of the strongest catalogs of children’s and family entertainment franchises in the world. We create innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain, and develop children through play. We engage consumers through our portfolio of iconic brands, including Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, Fisher-Price®, American Girl®, Thomas & Friends®, UNO®, Masters of the Universe®, Monster High® and MEGA®, as well as other popular intellectual properties that we own or license in partnership with global entertainment companies. Our offerings include film and television content, gaming and digital experiences, music, and live events. We operate in 35 locations and our products are available in more than 150 countries in collaboration with the world’s leading retail and ecommerce companies. Since its founding in 1945, Mattel is proud to be a trusted partner in empowering children to explore the wonder of childhood and reach their full potential. Visit us online at

Product Details

  • Publisher: Mattel (March 4, 2025)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781640365445
  • Ages: 3 - 7

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