Boris for the Win

Boris for the Win

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Preparing for the excitement of Field Day at school, determined little warthog Boris aspires to beat Eddie, a classmate who routinely wins everything, while Boris' friend Frederick simply longs not to finish last, goals that clash when Boris confronts a choice between winning and helping his friend. Simultaneous.

For a determined warthog like Boris, adventure is always just around the corner!

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line called Branches, which is aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow!

Go Boris! It's Field Day, and Boris is ready to run like he's never run before. All he wants is to beat Eddie, who always wins everything. And all his friend Frederick wants is not to come in last...again.

Who will make it across the finish line first? And when Boris is faced with a big decision, will he go for the gold or help a friend in need? Ready, set, go!

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School field day is coming up and Boris and his friends are practicing hard because they are determined not to let Eddie win again, but on race day Boris is forced to choose between winning and friendship.

Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Branches, 2013
ISBN: 9780545484497
Branch Call Number: E JOYNE
Characteristics: 72 pages
Notes: Originally published as Ready, set, Boris. Camberwell, Vic. : Puffin, c2011


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