Title Profile & Character Information

Rocket Writes a Story

Annotation
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.


From the Hardcover edition.

Awards
2012  School Library Journal Best Books of the Year

Characters
NameRocket
GenderMale
TraitDog

GenreFiction
Juvenile
TopicsAnimals
Dogs
Writers
Search for truth
Journeys
Dreams