Title: A Ball For Daisy, By: Chris Raschka    :  A Wordless Picture Book

Bibliographic Information:

Raschka, C. (2011). A ball for daisy (1st ed.). New York: Schwartz & Wade Books.

Short Annotation:  This book is about a dog named, Daisy who loves her big red ball. Until another dog pops her red ball. By the end of the book the owner of the dog that popped daisy’s ball, bought her a big blue ball.

Genre: Fiction

Grade Level: K- 3

Intended Readers: Students who love dogs, and playing outside with balls. This book is also about how to share, and how to create friendships.

Personal Response: This was the first wordless book that I have read, and this was an extremely cute book. I love dogs, and I could feel the sadness that daisy felt when her big red ball was popped. I would rate this book 5 out of 5 stars, because of how pictures can tell a story.

Text Dependent Question: Why was daisy sad?