Trucks To The Rescue! by William LowTrucks To The Rescue! by William Low

Trucks To The Rescue!

byWilliam LowIllustratorWilliam Low

Board Book | August 22, 2017

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In this bright and action-packed board book, favorite trucks are here to save the day!

Whether it's a flat tire or a kitten stuck in a tree, trucks come to the rescue in this board book. Kids will love repeating the refrain "to the rescue!" with each different truck-fire truck, vacuum truck, tow truck, and more. William Low's characteristically beautiful art brings these big machines to life.

William Low has had a lifelong fascination with machines. He is the author and illustrator of Feathered Dinosaurs and the New York Times Best Illustrated Book Old Penn Station, as well as the illustrator of many books for children. Mr. Low is a four-time silver medal winner at the Society of Illustrators. He teaches at the Fashion Ins...
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Title:Trucks To The Rescue!Format:Board BookDimensions:22 pages, 6.5 × 5.25 × 0.5 inPublished:August 22, 2017Publisher:Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1627795758

ISBN - 13:9781627795753

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Editorial Reviews

"Low's artwork is stunning, using thick brushstrokes and rich colors and shadows to re-create detailed city and suburban scenes-readers will want to linger on each spread." -School Library Journal on Trucks to the Rescue!"Low demonstrates how five powerful trucks save the day in a richly illustrated board book with a cause-and-effect cadence. In alternating spreads, Low presents a problem ("A pipe is broken-flooded street") then reveals the truck that can fix it ("Vacuum truck to the rescue!") in lines that all but demand to be shouted." -Publishers Weekly on Trucks to the Rescue!"The richly colored pages of Machines Go To Work probably could not be more exactly calibrated to entrance the vehicle-oriented, 2-to-6-year-old male demographic." - The Wall Street Journal on Machines Go To Work"Let these machines do all the work; the reading about them is pure pleasure." -The Horn Book, starred review, on Machines Go To Work"Thoughtful design, dynamic art, and solid information make this a standout!" -Booklist, starred review, on Machines Go To Work in the City