A little yellow bird teaches Rocket the dog how to read by first introducing him to the "wondrous, mighty, gorgeous alphabet."
When a little yellow bird decides that she wants to teach Rocket to read, he isn't very interested. The little white and black puppy would much rather play. But slowly, the bird entices him with alphabet banners and appealing stories read aloud. Soon, Rocket is on his way to discovering a new world With Tad Hills's wonderfully bright drawings.