Peter Mandel

Peter Mandel grew up in Manhattan, where he watched neighborhood skyscrapers going up and checked out every jackhammer on the block. He now writes about jackhammers and a host of other things for children. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.


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Jackhammer Sam

Peter Mandel, illustrated by David Catrow
Roaring Brook Press

Atta-RATTA-batta-blam! Jackhammer Sam isn't just any old construction worker—he's the sidewalk blasting man. He stops traffic, splits the sidewalk, and...


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