Savage, S. (2011). Where’s walrus? New York: Scholastic Press

Annotation: This book was about a walrus that escapes the zoo into the real world. He takes on many different disguises as he avoids being captured by the zookeeper. In the end, the walrus is discovered as a fantastic diver by the zookeeper and his home is adjusted at the zoo to fit his talent.

Genre: Fiction

Grade: K,1,2

Readers who will like this book: This book is good for children who enjoy zoo animals,especially walruses. This book is also good for children who can’t read or are working on making connections.

Response/ Rating: I would rate this book a 5 (1-5). Even though this book doesn’t have words, the pictures play a big role in telling the story. The walrus and zookeeper are very cute characters and they find a middle ground in the end.

Question: What did the walrus accomplish after he left the zoo?