Benny Blueberry enlists the help of his friends to throw a surprise party for Hilda Honeydew Melon's birthday. When Nick Nectarine's Aunt Nancy becomes Benny's new nanny, the party planning process gets complicated. Although Nick and Benny are now friends, everyone still remembers how Nick treated Hilda when she first moved to Fruitland. Unexpected circumstances present Benny and the Nectarines with opportunities to grow and step into new roles as the party approaches. Forming New Friendships is the third book in the Fruitland Series. Join Benny Blueberry, Nick Nectarine, and his Aunt Nancy as they excitedly build new relationships in their small beach community.