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Demolicion (Construction Crew) (Spanish Edition) by [Sally Sutton, Brian Lovelock]

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Demolicion (Construction Crew) (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition

4.8 out of 5 stars 62 ratings

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Sally Sutton is a playwright and the author of "Roadwork," also illustrated by Brian Lovelock, along with other picture books. Sally Sutton lives in New Zealand.
Brian Lovelock illustrated "Roadwork" by Sally Sutton as well as "The Rain Train" by Elena de Roo and "Did My Mother Do That?" by Sharon Holt. A geophysicist and fine artist, Brian Lovelock lives in New Zealand.
--This text refers to the board_book edition.

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Sutton's rhythmic text, full of onomatopoeia and muscular action words, captures the excitement and energy of big trucks hard at work and powerful machinery bashing concrete and metal. Lovelock's meticulous illustrations, rendered in pigmented ink, give the job site a suitably dusty patina and put the equipment and vehicles center stage, where young fans will want them...This is all about as good as it gets for truck-obsessed preschoolers.
--The Horn Book (starred review)

The text is rife with onomatopoeic phrases and action verbs, making it great for reading aloud and building vocabulary. Lovelock's pigmented ink illustrations capture details about the machines-from treads to gears-in a style that is graphic and yet painterly. The geometric nature of the construction equipment offers another avenue for engaging children with the book.
--School Library Journal (starred review)

Smashing good fun for preschoolers of both genders.
--Kirkus Reviews
--This text refers to the board_book edition.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00NP01NQM
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Candlewick Press; Illustrated edition (Oct. 14 2014)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ Spanish
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 17636 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Not enabled
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 22 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.8 out of 5 stars 62 ratings

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Beatriz and Matthew Gonzalez
5.0 out of 5 stars Great for my 2 and 4 y/I’d Spanish school
Reviewed in the United States on August 10, 2022
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great for my 2 and 4 y/I’d Spanish school
Reviewed in the United States on August 10, 2022
My sons’ Spanish Immersion daycare asked for Spanish books, so I got this board book for toddlers who could enjoy and not destroy. It’s a great size- not small at all and the words are just big enough for them to help them start remembering some sight words! I think the teachers will enjoy reading this to them!
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Carmen
5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect for a toddler into vehicles
Reviewed in the United States on May 10, 2022
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CD
5.0 out of 5 stars A great book if your kiddo is into construction
Reviewed in the United States on September 9, 2020
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Jeffrey
5.0 out of 5 stars Good quality
Reviewed in the United States on March 2, 2021
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meredith meyer
5.0 out of 5 stars Un libro muy bueno!!! A great book!! super fun to read
Reviewed in the United States on December 14, 2015
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