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Take a Trip with Trucktown! (Jon Scieszka's Trucktown 8x8)by Justin Spelvin
Synopses & Reviews
Gabriella is bored, but Rosie has a solution. ROAD TRIP! The trucks have never been out of Trucktown and everything they find in the country is new. Even though the smell of fresh grass, fresh apples, and fresh flowers is delicious, there's nothing quite like the smell of home!
Gabriella takes her Trucktown friends on a fun but smelly field trip to the country! Readers can touch, feel and smell such elements as tires, grass, vanilla ice cream, apple trees and more! Rev your engines and come along on a great adventure in Trucktown!
About the Author
These three award-winning, bestselling artists — and part-time grease monkeys — worked overtime to help Jon Scieszka create Trucktown. They drew, they painted, and they combined their distinct visual styles (and even wore matching coveralls) to bring the Trucktown world to life.Loren Long has received two gold medals from the Society of Illustrators. His first picture book, Angela Johnson's I Dream of Trains, won the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators' Golden Kite Award for illustrations. His interpretation of Walt Whitman's When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer won a Golden Kite Honor. He illustrated Madonna's #1 New York Times bestseller Mr. Peabody's Apples and a new edition of Watty Piper's The Little Engine That Could. He is also the illustrator of the New York Times bestselling series, Sluggers! Loren lives in West Chester, Ohio, with his wife, Tracy, and two young sons, Griffith and Graham. These three award-winning, bestselling artists — and part-time grease monkeys — worked overtime to help Jon Scieszka create Trucktown. They drew, they painted, and they combined their distinct visual styles (and even wore matching coveralls) to bring the Trucktown world to life.
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