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Can you do it? Can you imagine writing a picture book using just one word? Aaron Reynolds did it for a summer adventure.
Friends don't let friends go surfing alone in the ocean, but dude, there's a shark out there. Don't worry dude, everything will be all right.
What about using an animal sound to create the mood?
Cow takes a joy ride in farmer's car. Watch out for the bump in the road! Moooo! What will Cow do?
A 2014 Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book
Dog is hopeful his best girl will play ball. Then she has to leave for school. Mom, baby, and cat aren't interested. Now Dog has to play a one-sided game. What will happen next?
How do you get a little boy's attention when he is stuck on watching TV? Gorilla knows what to do with some extra tricks up his sleeve. Gorilla shares the joy of reading.
Now that you are imagining a one word book, how do you create your manuscript? Check out the the article by Shutta Crum for her 9 1/2 word book, Mine. Happy writing. Let us know about your one word story in the comments.