What Do Wheels Do All Day?

by Giles Laroche, April Prince

Yeah, what do wheels do all day?
Well . . . they push . . . race . . . stroll . . . fly . . . whiz . . . and spin . . . all day long!

Simple, direct text, combined with brilliant cut-paper relief illustrations, captures kids’ fascination with “things that go” and opens their minds to the wide variety of wheels and what they do.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780618563074
  • ISBN-10: 0618563075
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 05/22/2006
  • Carton Quantity: 30

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  • About the Book
    Yeah, what do wheels do all day?

    Well . . . they push . . . race . . . stroll . . . fly . . . whiz . . . and spin . . . all day long!

    Simple, direct text, combined with brilliant cut-paper relief illustrations, captures kids’ fascination with “things that go” and opens their minds to the wide variety of wheels and what they do.

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    "A short rhyming text in very large type provides the framework for Laroche's impressive bas-relief cut-paper collages. . . . Best of all, the wide, single-scene spreads create their own staccato rhythm, with wheels of all sizes punctuating the pages like beats of a drum." --Horn Book, starred Horn Book, Starred

    "This handsome, large-format picture book points out common uses of wheels in a short, rhyming text, brightly illustrated with distinctive collage illustrations. . . . A simply written, well-illustrated picture book." —Booklist Booklist, ALA

    "The striking collage art consists of paper cutouts that have been layered to provide dimension and enhanced by drawing and painting. . . . A fun choice for storytime."–SLJ School Library Journal

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