Title: Some Birthday!
Bibliographic information: Polacco, P. (1991). Some Birthday! New York: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers
Brief annotation: This book is about a summer that she stayed at her dad’s house. It was her birthday and she thought everyone forgot, especially when her dad and brother wanted to go monster hunting instead of celebrating her birthday.
Genre: Realistic picture book
Grade level: 2nd or 3rd grade
Who will like this: Children who are celebrating their birthday will enjoy this book
Rating: 4 – I really enjoyed this book. When I was younger, I was always afraid that someone would forget my birthday so I really liked this.
Question: Has anyone ever forgotten you birthday? How did that make you feel? How would you feel if someone forget your birthday