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Jack Truck and his best friend Dump Truck Dan are spending the day doing their favorite thing...smashing and crashing throughout the whole town, meeting up with friends along the way! But when a mysterious shadow falls and a strange voice calls, is the duo in trouble? Find out in this favorite that launched the Trucktown series as a New York Times bestseller!

Melvin the worrying Cement Mixer worries about EVERYTHING...and doesn’t think he can do ANYTHING! He watches nervously as Jack, Pete, and Rita roar, soar, and splash their way to cross a ravine. But when Rita cries out for help, Melvin knows he must do something. Can he stop worrying enough to save her?

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Jon Scieszka's latest book in the Trucktown series is a hilarious look at all the things a cement mixer can do...no matter how much he worries

Synopsis:

Melvin the worrying Cement Mixer worries about everything . . . and doesn't think he can do anything. But can Melvin push away his worries long enough to rescue little Rita after she cries out for help? Full color.

Synopsis:

Melvin the worrying Cement Mixer worries about EVERYTHING... And doesn't think he can do ANYTHING. He watches nervously as Jack, Pete, and Rita roar, soar, and splash their way to cross a ravine. But when Rita cries out for help, Melvin knows he must do something. But can Melvin push away his worries long enough to rescue little Rita?

About the Author

David Shannon has written and illustrated numerous award winning picture books including Duck on a Bike, the Caldecott Honor Book No David!, How I Learned to be a Pirate, and Good Boy Fergus. He is also one of the collaborative illustrators in Jon Scieszka's Trucktown series.  David lives with his wife and his daughter in Los Angeles. #1 New York Times Best Seller LOREN LONG’s illustrations have received two gold medals from the Society of Illustrators and his first picture book, Angela Johnson’s I Dream of Trains, won the Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators Golden Kite Award for Illustrations and his inspired interpretation of Walt Whitman’s When I Heard Learn’d Astronomer was a Golden Kite Honor. A much sought after editorial artist whose work has appeared in Times, Sports Illustrated, Forbes, the Wall Street Journal and Atlantic Monthly, Loren is widely known for the illustrations in Madonna’s #1 New York Times Best Seller Mr. Peabody’s Apples. And Watty Piper’s The Little Engine That Could. He lives in West Chester, Ohio, with his wife, Tracy, and two young sons, Griffith and Graham.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442409323
Author:
Scieszka, Jon
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Illustrator:
Nadal, Isabel
Illustrator:
Shannon, David
Illustrator:
Gordon, David
Illustrator:
Navas, Juan Pablo
Author:
Long, Loren
Author:
Gordon, David
Author:
Shannon, David
Subject:
Transportation - Cars & Trucks
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Social Issues - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Self-Esteem and Self-Reliance
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Jon Scieszka's Trucktown 8x8
Publication Date:
20100831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr+int. (digital)
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
8 x 8 in
Age Level:
03-08

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Product details 40 pages Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing - English 9781442409323 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Jon Scieszka's latest book in the Trucktown series is a hilarious look at all the things a cement mixer can do...no matter how much he worries
"Synopsis" by , Melvin the worrying Cement Mixer worries about everything . . . and doesn't think he can do anything. But can Melvin push away his worries long enough to rescue little Rita after she cries out for help? Full color.
"Synopsis" by , Melvin the worrying Cement Mixer worries about EVERYTHING... And doesn't think he can do ANYTHING. He watches nervously as Jack, Pete, and Rita roar, soar, and splash their way to cross a ravine. But when Rita cries out for help, Melvin knows he must do something. But can Melvin push away his worries long enough to rescue little Rita?
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