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Transportation Week Starts

Celebrate the start of Transportation Week with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Henry Holt and Co.

A Truck Goes Rattley-Bumpa

Here come the mighty trucks to get the job done! Trucks can be big or small, red or blue. Trucks can make exciting noises. Trucks can haul and dig...

"...Here come the mighty trucks to get the job done! Trucks can be big or small, red or blue. Trucks can make exciting noises. Trucks can haul and dig.... Here come the mighty trucks to get the job done! Trucks can be big or small, red or blue. Trucks can make exciting noises. Trucks can haul and dig and stop and go. There are just so many things that trucks can do. But can they help to build a house? With teamwork anything is possible! Here is the perfect picture book for preschoolers who are fasc..."

By Jonathan London and Denis Roche

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Henry Holt and Co.

A Train Goes Clickety-Clack

Trains are fast. Trains are sleek. Trains make wonderful sounds as the wheels clatter, boilers hiss, and couplings clang. This playful picture book captures...

"...Trains are fast. Trains are sleek. Trains make wonderful sounds as the wheels clatter, boilers hiss, and couplings clang. This playful picture book captures.... Trains are fast. Trains are sleek. Trains make wonderful sounds as the wheels clatter, boilers hiss, and couplings clang. This playful picture book captures the excitement of trains through evocative language and vibrant illustrations. A little boy and his family are on a special train ride that can’t be missed! A Children’s Book-of-the..."

By Jonathan London and Denis Roche

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Henry Holt and Co.

Little Trucks With Big Jobs

Calling all truck fans! Big trucks are impressive and powerful, but little trucks are important, too. A tow truck, ambulance, forklift, and plane tug are...

"...Calling all truck fans! Big trucks are impressive and powerful, but little trucks are important, too. A tow truck, ambulance, forklift, and plane tug are.... Calling all truck fans! Big trucks are impressive and powerful, but little trucks are important, too. A tow truck, ambulance, forklift, and plane tug are just a few of the little trucks that have big jobs. Size doesn’t matter when it comes to getting the job done. It’s all in a day’s work for these mighty trucks.. ..."

Robert Maass

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Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

The Little Dump Truck

Meet Hard Hat Pete and his little dump truck as they haul stones and rocks, carry debris, and unload at the landfill. It’s hard work, but the little dump truck...

"...Meet Hard Hat Pete and his little dump truck as they haul stones and rocks, carry debris, and unload at the landfill. It’s hard work, but the little dump truck.... Meet Hard Hat Pete and his little dump truck as they haul stones and rocks, carry debris, and unload at the landfill. It’s hard work, but the little dump truck is ready for action. Preschool children will revel in the day-to-day activities of this mighty dump truck. The lyrical text, bright pictures, and sturdy pages are just right f..."

By Margery Cuyler and Bob Kolar

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Henry Holt and Co.

Machines Go to Work

Toddlers love machines and things that go, and this book gives them everything they want, from a cement mixer to a helicopter to a backhoe. Six interactive...

William Low William Low

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Henry Holt and Co.

Moon Plane

Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can! Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky. On the ground a small boy...

"...Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can! Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky. On the ground a small boy.... Can airplanes fly to the moon? This one can!   Above the clouds an airplane flies into the sky.                                 On the ground a small boy looks up. A young boy sees a plane overhead and imagines himself in it, traveling all the way to the moon. What does he see on his way? With characteristically spare prose, Caldecott Honor winner Peter McCarty invites rea..."

Peter McCarty Peter McCarty

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Priddy Books

My Big Truck Book

-Ideal for babies and toddlers.-Stunning large format brings images to life.-Helps to build a child's vocabulary.

"...-Ideal for babies and toddlers. -Stunning large format brings images to life. -Helps to build a child's vocabulary.. -Ideal for babies and toddlers. -Stunning large format brings images to life. -Helps to build a child's vocabulary.. ..."

Roger Priddy Roger Priddy

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Priddy Books

Bright Baby Trucks

Perfect for babies and toddlers, this sturdy board book features a wide variety of trucks from ‘big rig’ to ‘snow plow’! With bright, easy-to-turn pages and a...

"...-Perfect for babies and toddlers. -the combination of colorful pictures and simple words help build a child's vocabulary.. -Perfect for babies and toddlers. -the combination of colorful pictures and simple words help build a child's vocabulary.. ..."

Roger Priddy Roger Priddy

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This chunky little board book for the littlest hands features fun and bright images of kinds of trucks and the names to read. 

"...Perfect for babies and toddlers. Small, chunky board books that little fingers will love.. Perfect for babies and toddlers. Small, chunky board books that little fingers will love.. ..."

Roger Priddy Roger Priddy

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The youngest readers will love this interactive book with doors to slide and colorful trucks on every page! Introducing different concepts from colors to...

"...For ages 2 and up Interactive book Help develop learning skills Sturdy doors to slide Hidden surprises and questions encourage learning.... For ages 2 and up   Interactive book   Help develop learning skills   Sturdy doors to slide   Hidden surprises and questions encourage learning. ..."

Roger Priddy Roger Priddy

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Henry Holt / Christy Ottaviano Books

Cool Cars and Trucks

Whether you’d like to build an SUV, an excavator, a tanker truck, or a race car, this hands-on book will show you how. You can create street scenes such as a...

"...Whether you’d like to build an SUV, an excavator, a tanker truck, or a race car, this hands-on book will show you how. You can create street scenes such as a.... Whether you’d like to build an SUV, an excavator, a tanker truck, or a race car, this hands-on book will show you how. You can create street scenes such as a construction site, a fire rescue, or even a family on moving day. Children of all ages will let their imaginations run wild as they learn that there are no limits to what can be c..."

Sean Kenney Sean Kenney

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Frances Foster Books

Tin Lizzie

“Happy Birthday, Tin Lizzie! Let’s go!” shouts Grandpa as his one-hundred-year-old car explodes into life. The children jump aboard the vintage Model T Ford...

Allan Drummond Allan Drummond

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Henry Holt and Co.

Life of a Car

Many things happen in the life of a car: it’s built, sold, driven, washed . . . sometimes it even crashes! In this book, preschoolers see all of these events,...

"...Many things happen in the life of a car: it’s built, sold, driven, washed . . . sometimes it even crashes! In this book, preschoolers see all of these events,.... Many things happen in the life of a car: it’s built, sold, driven, washed . . . sometimes it even crashes! In this book, preschoolers see all of these events, and in the end learn that an old car can even be recycled to start anew. Each two-page spread focuses on a certain stage in a car’s existence. Susan Steggall’s brightly colored ..."

Susan Steggall

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Henry Holt and Co.

My Race Car

From the author/illustrator of the very popular My Fire Engine, a picture book about race car driving that is simple, accessible, and...

"...From the author/illustrator of the very popular My Fire Engine, a picture book about race car driving that is simple, accessible, and.... From the author/illustrator of the very popular My Fire Engine, a picture book about race car driving that is simple, accessible, and suspense-filled. "Today is the day of the big race. The pit crew is ready. The driver is suited up and strapped in. The engine is loud, and the spectators are all waiting for the race to begin. The cars are on the starting line..."

Michael Rex

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