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Bobby the Brave (Sometimes)

Bobby the Brave (Sometimes)

by Lisa Yee Illustrated by Dan Santat

Last month, Bobby Ellis-Chan got stuck to a tree, had underwear attached to his back, and faced down a whole wolfpack of girls. What could be scarier or more humiliating than that?

Oh, how about playing sports with his football-hero dad...

An asthma attack in public...

Getting chased by a cat with twenty-seven toes...

Dancing on stage in the school musical...

And the list goes on! Bobby will have to overcome his fears if he’s going to come out on top.

Ages
7, 8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 5
Grade Level Equivalent
4.3
Lexile Measure
690L
DRA
40
Guided Reading
Q
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
160

About the Author and Illustrator

Lisa Yee Lisa Yee has written it all, from labels for cans of refried beans to a speech for the President of the United States. With the publication of Millicent Min: Girl Genius, Yee realized her lifelong dream of becoming an author.
Contributor Image Alt Tag Dan Santat Dan Santat, author and illustrator of The Guild of Geniuses, was born in Brooklyn, NY and raised in California. Santat attended the University of California, San Diego, where he graduated with a B.S in Biology. He went on to receive an illustration degree from the Art Center College for Design, where he graduated with honors.

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