NASCAR 1-2-3s

NASCAR 1-2-3s

by Paul DuBois Jacobs, Jennifer Swender, Aaron Zenz
     
 

The nuts and bolts of NASCAR in a counting book full of racecars

Counting by ones, tens, and hundreds, young NASCAR fans can practice their numbers while racing around the track at top speed. They will learn what a "front runner" is and how many crew members it takes to make car adjustments during a pit stop. But best of all, they'll chase the cars around the track

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The nuts and bolts of NASCAR in a counting book full of racecars

Counting by ones, tens, and hundreds, young NASCAR fans can practice their numbers while racing around the track at top speed. They will learn what a "front runner" is and how many crew members it takes to make car adjustments during a pit stop. But best of all, they'll chase the cars around the track. By the time young readers cross the finish line in the book, they'll feel like NASCAR winners!

Readers, start your engines. 1-2-3!
Rev up your NASCAR numbers with me!
Count ONE driver-nerves made of steel.
Count TWO gloves-gripping the wheel . . .
Count SEVEN crew members-ready to jump.
Count EIGHT cylinders-starting to pump . . .
Keep on digging-safely 'round the bend.
Let's keep counting-now by tens! . . .
FIFTY greatest drivers. Count yourself in!
Count SIXTY years-since the first NASCAR win . . .
Shut down your engine. The race is done.
In NASCAR numbers-you're number ONE!

Author Bio
Paul DuBois Jacobs and Jennifer Swender are a husband-and-wife writing team who live in Brooklyn, New York. They are the authors of five other Gibbs Smith books: Children's Songbag, Putting on a Play, My Taxi Ride, NASCAR ABCs, and the award-winning My Subway Ride.

Illustrator Bio
Aaron Zenz lives in Spring Lake, Michigan. He illustrated NASCAR ABCs (Gibbs Smith) and the "I Can Read" Howie series, and wrote and illustrated The Hiccupotamus. To find out more about Aaron's work, go to www.aaronzenz.com.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781423604778
Publisher:
Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date:
12/31/2008
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
5 - 11 Years

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Just keep digging-safely 'round the bend.

Let's keep counting-now by tens!

Count TWENTY teams-that make up the pack.

Twenty plus two-for each different track.

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