Little Blue Truck Leads the Way big book-9780547850603

Little Blue Truck Leads the Way big book

by Alice Schertle and Jill McElmurry
$26.99
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Blue teaches trucks, cars and lots of other busy city vehicles that "one at a time is the way to go" in this playful, rhyming story. Now available as a companion big book to Little Blue Truck.


  • Format: Novelty
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547850603
  • ISBN-10: 0547850603
  • Pages: 40
  • Publication Date: 11/20/2012
  • Carton Quantity: 30

About the book

Zooom! Wooeeee . . . ! "Make way!" The big city sure is a speedy, noisy place for a country truck like Blue. Everywhere Blue looks, he sees buses, police cars, taxis, vans, a street sweeper, and even the mayor’s limousine. With everyone pushing to be first, soon there’s a giant traffic jam! But even a wrangle-tangle is no match for Little Blue Truck, who comes to the rescue in true Blue style.

 

Brimming with bright colors, sounds, and city energy, this new adventure makes working together and taking turns more fun than ever.

About the author
Alice Schertle

ALICE SCHERTLE is a poet and the author of many well-loved books for children, including the beloved, best-selling Little Blue Truck series,Very Hairy Bear, Button Up!, and All You Need for a Snowman. She lives in Plainfield, Massachusetts.

Jill McElmurry

Jill McElmurry is the illustrator of many picture books, including When Otis Courted Mama by Kathi Appelt and the best-selling Little Blue Truck series, written by Alice Schertle. She divides her time between the wide landscape of New Mexico and a green island in Minnesota. Visit her at www.jillmcelmurry.com

Reviews

". . . big, swooshing street sweeper; the taxi with screeching brakes; the busy police car; the frowning bus. The angry traffic standoffs and the small truck’s triumph will be welcome fuel for many preschoolers’ imaginative play."--Booklist

 

"It's in the fusion of the old-fashioned with the modern-eclectic--one man in the crowd listens to an iPod--that the book's artistry shines."--Publisher's Weekly