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Roadwork

Roadwork Cover

Roadwork

By Sally Sutton; Brian Lovelock (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Board Books, 9780763646530, 28pp.

Publication Date: January 11, 2011

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Description
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.


About the Author
Sally Sutton is a playwright and author of two previous picture books. She lives in New Zealand. Brian Lovelock is a geophysicist as well as a fine artist. He also illustrated DID MY MOTHER DO THAT? by Sharon Holt. He lives in New Zealand.
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