Bibliographic Information: Raschka, C. (2011). A Ball for Daisy. New York: Schwartz & Wade Books.

Short Annotation: Daisy has a ball she enjoys and loves dearly. She takes the ball to the park and another dog pops it. Daisy went home sad, but the next day, at the park, the dog who popped her ball gave Daisy another ball.

Genre: Wordless Picture Book

Grade Level: K-2

Readers who will like this book: readers who like to look at illustrations, readers who like wordless book, readers who like books about animals

Personal Response/Rating: 4- I enjoyed looking at the illustrations and being able to develop the story with just the illustrations. The watercolors in the illustrations make the books more enjoyable.

Text-Dependent Question: What do the illustrations tell you about how Daisy feels about her ball during the book?