Rocket Writes a Story
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
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Make Way For BooksGentle, uncluttered illustrations prompt empathy for Rocket. They show his kind, open wonder and the roadblock that could derail his mission. But friendship and a listening heart lead him to discover his potential that dovetails his love for words and for others beautifully. A beautiful message in a tale told simply.
Publisher SummaryRocket wants to write his own book, but when he can't think of a story, he sets out on a journey and discovers small details that he has never noticed before, including a timid baby owl who becomes his friend.
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 fromKirkus 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.