Synopses & Reviews
Itand#8217;s a busy day on the construction site, and these industrious mice are up to something big! But what are they working on? Bold, colorful illustrations and recognizable vehicles with moving parts add to the fun, with hidden clues for the careful observer. Is that red paint . . . or red sauce? Is that a construction pit . . . or a drain? Children will delight in guessing their way to the end, when the final spread reveals a carefully constructed surprise. Itand#8217;s favorite vehicles meet lunchtime and bathtime in these novelty board books with interactive mechanisms.
Load the dirt. Load the dirt. Scoop and swing and drop. Slam it down into the truck. Bump! Whump! Whop!
There are many big machines and busy people involved in building a road, and this riveting board book follows them every step of the way. From clearing a pathway (screek! ) to rolling the tar (squelch! ) to sweeping up at the end (swish! ), Roadwork is sure to delight young truck-lovers with its rambunctious rhymes and noisy fun.
There are many big machines and busy people involved in building a road, and this riveting board book follows them every step of the way. Full color.
About the Author
April Jones Prince is the author of several childrenand#8217;s books, including What Do Wheels Do All Day? from Houghton Mifflin. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and two sons. Michelle Berg has illustrated numerous novelty, picture, and board books. She lives in Kansas with her dogs, Gretta and Rowland.