The Storybook Knight

Hear it
By Helen Docherty
Publisher Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
The Storybook Knight
Preview: Hear it

Even dragons love a good story...Leo was a gentle knight in thought and word and deed. While other knights liked fighting, Leo liked to sit and read...When Leos mom and dad pack him off to fight a dragon, he takes a shield, a swordand a pile of his favorite books.But can a story be as mighty as a sword?Praise for The Snatchabook: #1 Indie Next PickI dare you to try to read The Snatchabook silently to yourself. You cant do it. The book is so wonderful it demands to be read out loud. And besides, if you didnt read the book out loud, how would the Snatchabook hear it?Caldecott Medalist Brian SelznickThis eversosweet story begs to be read out loud. Booklist The gorgeous illustrations are a perfect match for the lively text. This book is a fabulous fit for both storytime and oneonone reading. Children will be begging for this book to be read to them every night clever ones will claim they want to keep the Snatchabook happy. School Library JournalThe husbandandwife team of the Dochertys have a winner in this heartwarming tribute to the essential role of bedtime reading in the lives of families. Publishers WeeklyThe story is sweet and the illustrations darling. KirkusThis whodunit with an uplifting ending will appeal to fans of How the Grinch Stole Christmas! . . . it celebrates bedtime reading as a ritual to be revered, and features a thief who merely wants to share in the fun. Shelf Awareness Pro

Read full description [+]
675 words675 words
32 pages32 pages
Lexile AD550LLexile AD550L
Grade P to 3Grade P to 3
Age 4-8Age 4-8
Published 2016Published 2016

On Grade Vocabulary:

Challenge Words Vocabulary

View ALL Vocabulary Lessons

Book ISBN:


Sample Book Reading logs and activities:
Graphic Organizers - The Storybook Knight

YEAH. Try it FREE!

Gitf box

Try our 14-day Free Trial to test drive
the booktaco program.

Sign up for a 14-Day Free Trial Not now, thank you
View all games!
Back to main site