Raise the Roof

By Anastasia Suen; Elwood Smith (Illustrator)
(Viking Juvenile, Hardcover, 9780670892822, 32pp.)

Publication Date: February 24, 2003

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Grab your tool kit and put on your hard hat-there's a house to build! It starts with drawing up the floor plans and ends with laying down a welcome mat, but in between there are lots of things to do. Children will love following all the steps as bulldozers clear the land and cement mixers pour the foundation. Then it's time to put up the walls, install the plumbing, nail down the roof shingles, and hang the doors. Bright, humorous illustrations capture all the details around the construction site as a busy family lends a hand (and sometimes a paw!) to build their dream house.

Illustrated by Elwood H. Smith.

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