Rocket Writes a Story (Library Binding)

By Tad Hills, Tad Hills (Illustrator)

Schwartz & Wade Books, 9780375970863, 40pp.

Publication Date: July 24, 2012



The #1 "New York Times" Bestseller
This irresistible sequel to the "New York Times" bestselling "How Rocket Learned to Read" is "a perfect choice to inspire new readers and writers," according to a starred review from "Kirkus Reviews."
Rocket loves books and he wants to make his own, but he can't think of a story. Encouraged by the little yellow bird to look closely at the world around him for inspiration, Rocket sets out on a journey. Along the way he discovers small details that he has never noticed before, a timid baby owl who becomes his friend, and an idea for a story. Declared a best children's book of the year by Amazon, Barnes & Noble, "School Library Journal," and "Publishers Weekly," this book is sure to appeal to kids, parents, teachers, and librarians.

About the Author

TAD HILLS is the author and illustrator of "How Rocket Learned to Read, Duck & Goose, " and "Duck, Duck, Goose, " all "New York Times" bestsellers. His Duck & Goose board books include the ALA Notable Book, "What's Up Duck?, " and the Indie bestseller, "Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin."