Children's Transportation
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The Book of Cars and Trucks
The Book of Cars and Trucks
Hardcover      ISBN: 1786036304
Join Cogz the Robot Dog and discover all about how cars, trucks and other big vehicles work, in this bright and fun STEM title. Cogz and his mice sidekicks, Nutty and Bolt, guide the reader through the workings of a car, looking closely at all the different parts. Covering key STEM themes of engineering, physics and inventions, and with a fun quiz to test young readers' knowledge, this book will get kids engaged and hands-on with learning. Perfect for vehicle-mad pre-schoolers, the Clever Cogz series lets young readers discover different vehicles, from space rockets to racing cars. Bite-sized text and colorful, informative illustrations introduce the transport topics in a simple, engaging way for young readers with a passion for machines.
Crossing on Time: Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World
Crossing on Time
Steam Engines, Fast Ships, and a Journey to the New World
Hardcover      ISBN: 1596434775
The internationally best-selling creator of The Way Things Work brings his signature meticulous research and artistic detailing to the history and craft of the steamship, in a personal tribute that touches on such subjects as the invention of steam power and the life of engineer William Francis Gibbs.
Big Book of Trains
Big Book of Trains
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789434369
Describes the locomotives, cars, tunnels, stations, and functions of such trains as freight trains, channel tunnel trains, bullet trains, mountain trains, and snow trains
Race Car Is Roaring
Race Car Is Roaring
Paperback      ISBN: 1682970442
After Rabbit zips up his overalls and climbs into the cockpit, Race Car revs its mighty engine and the great race begins.
Tractors
Tractors
Hardcover      ISBN: 0439650496
The Ultimate Construction Site Book
The Ultimate Construction Site Book
Hardcover      ISBN: 2848019840
The sounds, sights, and activity of a construction site provide for endless fascination. Packed with more than 60 tabbed moving parts to pull, lift, and explore; crammed with meticulous detail of vehicles, buildings, and techniques; here's a book that will satisfy even the most curious of kids. Whether it's building a bridge or a skyscraper, a giant ship or a tunnel, there's a wealth of color, action, and knowledge to be gleaned on each of the ten spreads of this oversized book. A wonderful companion toThe Ultimate Book of Vehicles on the Spring 2014 Twirl launch list.
Emergency Vehicles
Emergency Vehicles
by Unknown
Hardcover      ISBN: 1407136518
DISCOVER MORE: EMERGENCY VEHICLES is full of facts and engaging pictures of rescue vehicles hard at work. Large photographs reveal exciting details of how fire engines, ambulances, police cars, motorbikes, and helicopters really work.
Ultimate Book of Airplanes and Airports
Ultimate Book of Airplanes and Airports
Hardcover      ISBN: 9791027603039
The Ultimate series is a worldwide success because it offers readers an intriguing close-up view of their subject with lots of opportunity for hands-on interaction with flaps, tabs, pop-ups, and more! What better subject than airplanes and airports, endlessly fascinating to children of all ages—from the detailed instruments of a Boeing 747 cockpit to the mysterious innards of a baggage carousel, The Ultimate Book of Airports delivers absorbing information and hours of fun. It's the perfect book to prepare young readers for a first flight!
Airport
Airport
Paperback      ISBN: 0064431452
Describes and pictures what happens from the time an airplane passenger arrives at an airport and boards a plane until the plane is in the air.
All Aboard the Discovery Express
All Aboard the Discovery Express
Hardcover      ISBN: 1847809901
Welcome on board the Discovery Express! The year is 1937 and a conundrum is afoot: a professor on the verge of a brilliant discovery has disappeared. Can you help to solve the clues on this time-travelling adventure and track down the missing scientist? On your voyage, you'll travel the world, see some of the most important moments in the history of transportation, meet the most brilliant engineers of all time, and ultimately unveil the design of the world’s first jet engine! ?This interactive lift-flap adventure is sure to spark the imaginations of aspiring scientists and engineers everywhere.