Annotations for Rocket Writes a Story


Baker & Taylor
Loving books so much that he wants to write one of his own, Rocket the puppy searches for ideas and is encouraged by a little yellow bird to observe various details in the world around him, advice that leads to a new friendship and inspiration for a story. By the creator of the best-selling How Rocket Learned to Read.

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Baker & Taylor
Rocket 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.

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Random House, Inc.
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.

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