Drop It, Rocket!

Drop It, Rocket! Cover

Drop It, Rocket!

By Tad Hills

Schwartz & Wade Books, Hardcover, 9780385372473, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 8, 2014

Rocket, the beloved dog from the "New York Times" bestselling picture books "How Rocket Learned to Read" and "Rocket Writes a Story, " is back in a Step 1 leveled reader. Rocket is ready to find new words for his word tree with his teacher, the little yellow bird. He finds a leaf, a hat, and a star . . . but when he finds a red boot, he doesn t want to let go. What will make Rocket drop it?
With predictable patterns, simple words, lots of repetition, and bright, colorful illustrations, young readers will love this new Rocket book, which they can read all by themselves

About the Author
Tad Hills is the author and illustrator of the highly acclaimed "New York Times" bestselling picture books "How Rocket Learned to Read, Rocket Writes a Story, Duck & Goose, " "Duck, Duck, Goose, "and "Duck & Goose Go to the Beach. "His board books include the ALA-ALSC Notable Children s Book "What s Up, Duck?; Duck & Goose, Goose Needs a Hug;" and "Rocket s Mighty Words." Tad lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife, their two children, and a real dog named Rocket."