Pickup Trucks (Pull Ahead Books)

Pickup Trucks (Pull Ahead Books)

by Jeffrey Zuehlke
     
 

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This small book for young readers tells all one needs to know about pickup trucks. As part of the "Pull Ahead Books-Mighty Movers" series, it delivers information in a simple yet detailed format. Color photographs dominate the pages, but simple text educates the reader. One cannot help being fascinated with the pickup's ability to carry cargo on and off the highways. Monster trucks, the huge-wheeled, car-squashing, road-racing vehicles, are explored as well, promising to intrigue even the most disinterested. The interior of the truck is highlighted so that the reader can further understand the "car gadgets" with which he or she is already familiar: the steering wheel, speedometer, gas gauge, and pedals. A diagram of a pickup truck is included in the back of the book with its main parts labeled—wheels, cab, box, topper, tailgate, and trailer hitch. A glossary, an index, and an additional facts section are also included. Any young child fascinated with trucks will enjoy this book. Pre-school teachers will find it a positive addition to their library as well. 2005, Lerner Publications Company, and Ages 2 to 6.
—Andrea Sears Andrews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822523840
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/28/2004
Series:
Pull Ahead Books - Mighty Movers Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 4.54(h) x 0.09(d)
Lexile:
250L (what's this?)
Age Range:
5 - 7 Years

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