Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Knit, knit, knit! Annie Hoot loves to knit. But the other owls refuse to wear her colorful creations. So Annie knits herself a hot air balloon and sets off to find some animals who will appreciate her talents. What can she make for the rainforest animals? African animals? Polar animals? And what will she discover when she returns home?

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Publisher Andersen Press USA
Imprint Andersen Press USA
Language English
Publication Date 2014-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.2
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV068000, JUV002040, JUV003000
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Lexile 670
Guided Reading Level K
ATOS Reading Level 3.8
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 137364
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Original artwork and Reviewed

Author, Illustrator: Holly Clifton-Brown

Holly Clifton-Brown was born in London and attended Chelsea School of Art, Media, and Design and Bristol UWE Faculty of Art, Media and Design, where she attained a B.A. in Illustration. Her work has been exhibited at The London Transport Museum. She is the author and illustrator of Annie Hoot and the Knitting Extravaganza and has illustrated other picture books including Big Bouffant and Big Birthday.


The Horn Book Guide

“The exuberant and joyful tale about finding one’s bliss is accompanied by watercolor illustrations full of whimsical details (knitted tennis racquet, anyone?).” —The Horn Book Guide

Library Media Connection

“The watercolor illustrations are vibrant and detailed, especially the patterned needlework.” --Library Media Connection