Learn to read simple words with Rocket, the dog who inspires kids to read and write, in this sturdy big board book for new readers.
Rocket and his friends from the "New York Times" bestselling picture books "How Rocket Learned to Read" and "Rocket Writes a Story" introduce simple words like n-e-s-t and m-u-d, as well as common sight words. Beginning readers will love practicing their new literacy skills alongside another brand-new reader--Rocket
The larger size of this edition makes it perfect for sharing during storytime or lap time.
About the Author
Tad Hills is the author and illustrator of "How Rocket Learned to Read," "Rocket Writes a Story," "Duck & Goose," "Duck, Duck, Goose," and "Duck & Goose Go to the Beach"--all "New York Times" bestsellers. His Duck & Goose board books include the ALA Notable Book "What's Up Duck?," and the Indie bestsellers "Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin" and "Duck & Goose, Here Comes the Easter Bunny." His Rocket books include two leveled readers, "Drop it, Rocket!" and "Rocket's 100th Day of School." Tad lives in Brooklyn with his wife, their two children, and a real dog named Rocket.
School Library Journal, October 2013:
"The signature oil and colored pencil illustrations are colorful and charming, and the message that books and words are important is certainly a worthy one. More than 100 words/concepts are identified for little ones to learn."