Kids are learning to read with Rocket! Rocket, the star of Tad Hills's New York Times bestselling picture books, returns in a new Level 1 Step into Reading story, this time about the joy of being kind.
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 other books include the ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book What's Up, Duck?; Duck & Goose- It's Time for Christmas!; and four Step into Reading titles- Drop it, Rocket!, Rocket's 100th Day of School, Rocket the Brave!, and Rocket's Very Fine Day. Tad lives in Brooklyn with his wife, their two children, and a real dog named Rocket. Visit him on the web at tadhills.com or follow him on Twitter at @tadhills.
Praise for How Rocket Learned to Read
"Defies gravity. Rocket is lovable." -The Boston Globe
"A perfect picture book for kids three to seven." -Chicago Sun-Times
"Tad Hills celebrates the joy of learning, as well as the power of a good teacher to change lives." -The Seattle Times
Praise for Rocket Writes a Story
"Empower[s] young children to engage their fertile imaginations." -The New York Times
*"A perfect choice to inspire new readers and writers." -Kirkus Reviews, Starred