Axle Annie by Robin PulverAxle Annie by Robin Pulver

Axle Annie

IllustratorRobin Pulver, Tedd Arnold

Paperback | September 10, 2001

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Winter packs a wallop in Burskyville. But it doesn't matter how hard it snows, because Axle Annie is the best school bus driver who's ever lived. "Do snow plows plow? Do tow trucks tow? Are school buses yellow? Of course I can make it up Tiger Hill," she says, and that's why the schools never close. The laziest bus driver in town is not pleased at all, so he comes up with a scheme to keep axle Annie off the road. But he's not counting on Axle Annie's gumption. Of course she'll make it up Tiger Hill—won't she?

"With hilarious over-the-top characters, this satisfyingly outrageous tale will tickle readers' funny bones."—Kirkus Reviews

"Arnold's cartoons add just the right amount of humor."—School Library Journal
Born in Elmira, New York, Tedd grew up in a family of six with three brothers. His family lived on a farm in Pennsylvania for several years then returned to Elmira until Tedd was ten years old. His father's work then required that they move to Gainesville, Florida. There, Tedd's first art lessons in an abandoned dentist's office over t...
Title:Axle AnnieFormat:PaperbackPublished:September 10, 2001Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142300144

ISBN - 13:9780142300145

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from A fun read with kids My kids (ages 5, 7) love this book. We read it often and always chant the response Annie gives the Superintendent together. It is a wonderful story about determination and a positive attitude. We love the names of the other characters and the consequences they experience due to their poor judgement! GREAT FUN!
Date published: 2007-08-24