Tough Boris

Tough Boris

Book - 1994 | 1st ed.
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Boris von der Borch is a tough pirate but he weeps when his parrot dies.
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780152896126
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 x 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Brown, Kathryn 1955-


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aduckie88 May 20, 2019

Fair warning: This book is sad. :-(

LoganLib_JennyI Mar 13, 2019

A fun picture book by Mem Fox which is about the emotional life of the pirate Boris von der Borsch. The text is repetitive and children will love learning to follow the pattern to see what comes next for the pirate crew.
Best read aloud and with gusto!

Aug 10, 2010

Beautiful illustrations tell the real story in this kids' book. It does have a sad ending - but it shows the humanity of all people, even tough pirates like Boris. A real tearjerker!


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LoganLib_JennyI Mar 13, 2019

LoganLib_JennyI thinks this title is suitable for 3 years and over


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