One Tractor (Hardcover)

A Counting Book

By Alexandra Siy, Jacqueline Rogers (Illustrator)

Holiday House, 9780823419234, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 2008

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/28/2009)

List Price: 16.95*
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Certain to delight young vehicle lovers, this fantastical number book perfectly balances imaginative play with instructions on counting.

When one tractor in the grass runs out of gas, the backyard doesn't stay quiet for long. Soon pirates sail in to play, and the backyard races to life with airplanes, cranes, trucks, and trains. Readers can count along as the vehicles and machines soar, hoist, dig, and zoom in this fantastical number book.

Young readers, boys partricularly, will love the trucks, trains, vehicles, and machines--and pirates--that spill across each page. The humorous and imaginative play portrayed in this book perfectly balances its emphasis on counting.

About the Author

Alexandra Siy's books, among them Spidermania, have won many awards, including an Orbis Pictus Honor, an NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Book Award, and an American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award. She lives in Feura Bush, New York.

Jacqueline Rogers has illustrated books for children of all ages over her thirty-year career. She lives in Chatham, New York.