Amazing Pop-Up Trucks
By Robert Crowther
(Candlewick, Hardcover, 9780763655877, 10pp.)
Publication Date: October 11, 2011
Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover
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Discover what five amazing machines can do in a spectacular pop-up book of trucks!
How are car transporters loaded? Why do cement trucks have to hurry to the building site? What happens to your trash after the truck collects it from your house? Which is the biggest-ever monster truck? Do you know what a truck train is? Buckle up for a 3D, hands-on celebration of five of the most awesome trucks around from master paper engineer Robert Crowther. Each spread features:
-- A giant pop-up truck with moving parts
--A description of what the truck can do
--A photo showing the truck in real life
--A fact file of cool details
--Flaps revealing fascinating truck trivia!
Robert Crowther is the renowned creator of AMAZING POP-UP BIG MACHINES and many other pop-up books, among them a four-book transportation series as well as Robert Crowther's AMAZING POP-UP HOUSE OF INVENTION, THE MOST AMAZING HIDE-AND-SEEK ALPHABET BOOK, THE MOST AMAZING NUMBERS BOOK. Robert Crowther lives in Norfolk, England.
The brightly colored vehicles, which include working door/window flaps, and real-life details should give truck enthusiasts a gratifying peek into the world of big rigs.