How Rocket Learned to Read Doll (Hardcover)

9"

By Tad Hills

MerryMakers, 9781579822774

Publication Date: July 1, 2011

List Price: 16.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Autumn 2010 Kids' Next List

“I am desperately in love with Rocket, a sweet little doggy who did not know how wonderful reading could be until a very patient yellow bird teaches him. As it turns out, reading and spelling are not a distraction from play, but a joy to be experienced every day and in every aspect of life. This is a perfect book for those who love to read, for those who might not yet know how much they love to read, and for the patient teachers who are willing to show it to them.”
— Katherine Fergason, Bunch of Grapes Bookstore, Vineyard Haven, MA
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Description

This sweet picture book starring an irresistible dog named Rocket and his teacher, a little yellow bird, is perfect for back-to-school! Follow along as Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words, and finally . . . learns to read all on his own. Simple and affectionate, this book by the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Duck & Goose" is sure to become a classic. Full color.