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Boris on the Move

Boris on the Move

Series: Boris (Book #1)
by Andrew Joyner Illustrated by Andrew Joyner

A new early chapter book series where adventure is always just around the corner.

This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches. Aimed at 5-to-7-year-olds, this line of books is for children who are just starting to read independently. 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!

Meet Boris! He lives with his mom and dad in Hogg Bay. Their home is a van that once traveled all over the world. Then one morning, Boris feels a jolt. Could it be? Is the van really moving? Is Boris on an adventure at last?

But when Boris ends up on a trip to a wildlife refuge instead of the jungle safari he'd imagined, he ends up having an adventure he'll never forget. Because for this little warthog, life never quite turns out as he plans.

Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.1
Lexile Measure
230L
DRA
24
Guided Reading
M
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
80
Genre
Series

About the Author and Illustrator

Andrew Joyner Andrew Joyner is an illustrator and cartoonist published internationally in newspapers and magazines, including The Sunday Age, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Sun-Herald, South China Morning Post, and Reader's Digest. He has illustrated books by humorists Ross Campbell and Wendy Harmer. "The Terrible Plop" was his first picture book, and most recently, he has produced a series of chapter books featuring Boris, a lovable warthog. He lives in Strathalbyn, South Australia.
Andrew Joyner Andrew Joyner is an illustrator and cartoonist published internationally in newspapers and magazines, including The Sunday Age, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Sun-Herald, South China Morning Post, and Reader's Digest. He has illustrated books by humorists Ross Campbell and Wendy Harmer. "The Terrible Plop" was his first picture book, and most recently, he has produced a series of chapter books featuring Boris, a lovable warthog. He lives in Strathalbyn, South Australia.

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