“Summary: Runaway Ralph is about a mouse named Ralph that lives inside a hotel. He has many funny adventures in the hotel trying to escape being discovered by the people in the hotel. He tries to get out of the hotel so he can go to live on the farm, but in the end he decides to go back to the hotel which is his home.
Reason I chose the book: I chose this book because it is a fun and exciting story about an animal. It is very enjoyable for children to read as it is very entertaining. It is comical children like books about animals.
Use in the classroom: I would use this book in reading groups. There are many opportunities for great discussion and comprehension questions with this book. The story also can allow for the discussion of how sometimes things are not always greater or better somewhere else. ”