Duck and Goose Go to the Beach Duck & Goose Go to the Beach

A new Duck & Goose picture book–the first in seven years! Duck wants to go on an adventure. Goose doesn’t. He doesn’t see the point. After all, why would they go anywhere when they’re happy right where they are? But then Goose … Continue reading

Mighty words cover Rocket’s Mighty Words

Rocket is back in a sturdy large-format board book for new readers. Preschoolers watch the little yellow bird teach Rocket simple words, like n-e-s-t and m-u-d. And beginning readers will love practicing their new literacy skills alongside another brand-new reader—Rocket! … Continue reading

rocket_drop_it_featured Drop It, Rocket

Step Into Reading, Step 1 Rocket the reading and writing pup is back in a leveled reader!  Rocket is ready to find new words for his word tree with his teacher, the little yellow bird. He finds a leaf, a hat, and … Continue reading

Rocket Writes A Story Rocket Writes A Story

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 … Continue reading

Duck and Goose Duck & Goose

“That egg is mine! I saw it first,” says Goose. “I touched it first. It’s mine,” declares Duck. Like James Marshall’s George and Martha, and Rosemary Wells’s Benjamin and Tulip, Duck and Goose have to work at getting along. You … Continue reading

How Rocket Learned to Read How Rocket Learned to Read

Learn to read with this New York Times-bestselling picture book, starring an irresistible dog named Rocket and his teacher, a little yellow bird. Follow along as Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words, and finally… learns to read all on … Continue reading

tad-hills-portrait About

Tad Hills grew up in Norwell, Massachusetts, with a love of wildlife and nature. Surrounding his childhood home were many acres of fields and forests where he and his brother and sister would explore, build forts out of sticks and … Continue reading