Cover image for Trucks / Wil Mara.
Title:
Trucks / Wil Mara.
Author:
ISBN:
9781426305269
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2009.
Physical Description:
32 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
General Note:
Includes glossary.
Contents:
Meet Slick -- Dump truck -- Tow truck -- Garbage truck -- Cement mixer -- Fire truck -- Tanker truck -- Car transport -- Armored truck -- Heavy hauler -- Liebherr T282 -- Slick's big rig -- Slick's office -- Slick's home on the road.
Abstract:
Describes different types of trucks.
Audience/Reading Level:
Interest age level: 4-8.
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Summary

Summary

Who can resist trucks? They're loud. They're complicated. They have wheels twice as tall as your dad. Trucks! has many cool images of the trucks we know and love. There are also curiosities like the $3 million mining truck that's "like driving a house." This level 1 text is revved up with sound words and images to steer young readers on the road to reading success.

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Author Notes

Wil Mara is an award-winning American author with more than 80 books to his name. A writer of great talent, he has published fiction and nonfiction for both children and adults. His titles include National Geographic Readers: Trucks! , the Disaster series, and the Jason Hammond suspense novels. To learn more, visit wilmara.com or follow @AuthorWilMara on Twitter.