Bibliography: Steig, W. (1990). Shrek! New York: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Short Annotation: When ugly ogre Shrek goes out into the world, he meets a witch who gives him word of a princess uglier than him who he sets off to meet.
Grade Level: 2-4
Readers who will like this book: Children who enjoy rhymes and illustrations.
Personal response and rating: I thought it was a funny read with awesome illustrations but definitely a book for older kids who can dissociate the book from the movie. It had a good message that anyone can find true love in their own skin. Rating: 4
Question: Has anyone seen the movie Shrek?