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Publisher Comments:

Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate--tough as nails, like all pirates. Or is he? When a young boy sneaks onto Boris's ship, he discovers that the pirates aren't quite what he expected. Fox's simple, rhythmic text and Brown's vibrant illustrations make for a swashbuckling good time. Full color.

Synopsis:

Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate--tough as nails, through and through, like all pirates. Or is he? When a young boy sneaks onto Boriss ship, he discovers that even pirates cry. And so does he.

About the Author

MEM FOX is the author of many acclaimed books, including Possum Magic, Koala Lou, Time for Bed, and, for adults, Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.
Kathryn Brown lives in western Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152896126
ill.:
Brown, Kathryn
Author:
Brown, Kathryn
Author:
Fox, Mem
Publisher:
Harcourt Brace and Company
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Social Situations - Special Needs
Subject:
Pirates
Subject:
Pirates -- Fiction.
Subject:
Situations / Special Needs
Subject:
Social Issues - Special Needs
Subject:
Parrots
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Special Needs
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
GMS 12
Publication Date:
19940431
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from K up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 9 in 0.88 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate--tough as nails, through and through, like all pirates. Or is he? When a young boy sneaks onto Boriss ship, he discovers that even pirates cry. And so does he.

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