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Pirate Boy

Written by Eve Bunting and illustrated by Julie Fortenberry
Published by Holiday House
Goodreads Rating - 3.6 / 5.0
$7.99
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2-5
Target Age
28
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What's Pirate Boy About

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After reading his favorite book about a pirate boy, Danny wonders what would happen if he sailed away on a pirate ship. Luckily, his mother reassures him that she would find him, even if she had to swim on a dolphin, battle sea monsters, and wield a bottle of pirate-shrinking magic spray to do it! Young readers will love this adventurous and ultimately reassuring tale of a mother’s love.

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Who Wrote Pirate Boy

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Eve Bunting

Eve Bunting has written more than two hundred books for young readers, including Pirate Boy (Holiday House), The Wedding, and Smoky Night (HMH Books for Young Readers), the winner of the 1995 Caldecott Medal. She lives in southern California.

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Who Illustrated Pirate Boy

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Julie Fortenberry

I have an MFA from Hunter College. My abstract paintings have been in the Whitney Museum of American Art. But for the last decade I've been writing and painting for kids. I enjoy the honest responses I get from preschoolers and kindergarteners. Recently, I stumbled on a youtube of a kindergartener reading Lily's Cat Mask. She read it with so much feeling. She even changed her voice to fit each character. That's about as good as it gets.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0823439798
ISBN 13:
9780823439799
Publication Date:
May 8, 2018