Bibliographic Information: Williems, M. (2008). I Love My New Toy! New York: Hyperion Books for Children.

Brief Annotation: Piggie has a new toy, and he LOVES it. But when he shares with Gerald and it accidentally breaks, Piggie is mad and sad that his new toy is broken.

Genre: Animal Fiction

Grade Level: K-2

Readers who will like this: This would be a great book for beginner learners. It could teach them about reading with expressions.

Rating/Response (1-4): 4; like all of Mo Williems, “An Elephant Gerald & Piggie Book”, this book ids charming and teaches us how to be friends.

Text-Dependent Question: Why does Elephant Gerald not want to play with Piggie’s toy at the end of the book?