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Mucky Truck

Ammi-Joan Paquette, Elisa Ferro (Illustrator)


List Price: 17.99*
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In Ammi-Joan Paquette and Elisa Ferro's read-aloud preschool picture book, Mucky Truck, a little truck gets stuck in the mud, and it’s up to his other truck friends—crane, digger, forklift, and fire engine—to help him out.

When a little truck gets stuck in the mud, his other truck friends come to his aid. At the end of the day, it’s fire engine to the rescue! And the five friends celebrate by playing together in the slippy, sloshy, oh-so-mucky mud. With bouncy verse and visual drama, this read-aloud picture book will be a hit with preschoolers and fans of Little Blue Truck.

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 9781250263803, 40pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2021

About the Author

Ammi-Joan Paquette is the author of several picture books, including Ghost in the House, The Tiptoe Guide to Tracking Fairies, and Petey and Pru and the Hullabaloo. She lives with her family in the Boston area, where she keeps a sharp lookout for any passing bunnies—small or big!

Elisa Ferro is a children’s illustrator from the beautiful Padua, Italy, where she lives with her husband and two funny cats. She spends most of her time drawing, but she also enjoys cooking and gardening. Some of the books she has illustrated are Daddies Do (Lezlie Evans) and the Baby Cubi picture books.