Rev up your engines..it’s time for a special Perfect Picture Book Friday.
We are on tour with the wonderful Susanna Leonard Hill….and her newest book for kids, THE ROAD THAT TRUCKS BUILT, is about to head on down the road.
Leave a comment and you’ll be entered in the giveaway – comment on ALL the blog stops of #trucksontour, and you’ll win a special prize.
And speaking about giveaways and prizes…we’ve got a copy of MARIGOLD BAKES A CAKE that the incredible Mike Malbrough is giving away. And the winner is…..
Congratulations, Beth! Mika and I will be in touch to get you the book.
And now back to our regularly scheduled post.
THE ROAD THAT TRUCKS BUILT
Writen by Susanna Leonard Hill
Illustrated by Erica Strolich
Published by Little Simon (2017)
“This is the traffic that’s moving too slow. Cars and buses have nowhere to go. What is the answer? I’m guessing you know.”
Bulldozers, scrapers, graders, and more are hard at work making sure that every car, truck, and motorcycle can get where they’re going fast! With smooth writing by Susanna Leonard Hill and heavy-duty illustrations by Erica Sirotich, The Road That Trucks Built shows the importance and effectiveness of teamwork in a picture book that’s perfect for on the road readers.
Why I like this book:
- Great read aloud!
- Bold colorful illustrations. Kids will LOVE the anthropomorphic vehicles.
- And they will also love the sunoke rhyme that invites participation.
- PLUS, on the cover is the COOLEST wheel that spins and shows kids the various vehicles they will be reading about.
Construction Vehicle Mobile
Photo courtesy: http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/transportation/crafts.html
For detailed instructions, please go to: http://www.dltk-
Take a walk with your kids…how many construction vehicles do you see on the road?
Don’t forget to leave a comment to be entered in the giveaway of a copy of THE ROAD THAT TRUCKS BUILT.
For more fun, hop over to the other blog on the #trucksontour.