Reference: Reynolds, P., H., Raczka, B. (2010). Guyku: A year of haiku for boys. New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.
Brief Annotation: This book is a combination of Haiku’s, which represent activities that can be done in each season of the year. It starts in the spring and ends in the winter.
Grade Level: K-3rd Grade
Readers who would like this book: Readers who enjoy poems or readers who like learning about seasons would enjoy this book.
Rating and Response: I give this book a 4/5 because it is straightforward and user-friendly. Haiku poems are very popular in elementary school, so it would be perfect for teaching a lesson about poetry or seasons.
Text-Dependent Questions: What are all four seasons and what are some activities the characters demonstrated in each season?