Opie, I. & Wells, R. (1996). My very first mother goose. Somerville, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press

Annotation: This book has four chapters that are filled with over sixty nursery rhymes. This book contains friendly faces from Jack and Jill to Humpty Dumpty.

Genre: fiction

Grade: K, 1

Readers who will like this book: This book is good for readers who are learning rhyming words. This book is also good for beginning readers.

Response/Rating: I would give this book a 4 ( 1-5). This book does an awesome job at incorporating the many different nursery rhymes. The illustrations help bring the rhymes to life. There may be too many of the rhymes, and the students may rush to finish the book.

Question: How does the illustration on page 39 connect with the rhyme on page 38?