First Day of School

Illustrated by Mike Gordon

About The Book

It's almost the first day of first grade, and Michael can't wait. That is, until he discovers that his puppy, Cookie, can't join him. But when he learns that bringing Cookie means she wouldn't be just his anymore, he decides it's better if she stays home.

About The Author

Margaret McNamara is the author of the Robin Hill School series, and she gets many ideas from her daughter’s own school experiences. She lives in New York City.

About The Illustrator

Mike Gordon illustrates the Robin Hill School series and has an extensive and varied background in illustration and design. He lives with his family in Santa Barbara, California.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon Spotlight (July 1, 2005)
  • Length: 32 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780689869143
  • Grades: P - 1
  • Ages: 4 - 6
  • Lexile ® 450L

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