Building a House

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Harper Collins, May 23, 1990 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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A machine digs a big hole. A cement mixer pours cement. Carpenters put up walls. Bricklayers, electricians, plumbers, and painters do their part. Through brilliantly simple words and pictures we follow each step, and before our eyes a house is built.


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User Review  - Katina_DeBerry - LibraryThing

This book is excellent for all future carpenters or children who are interested in how homes are built. The book simplifies the house building process. With short sentences on each page, the majority ... Read full review

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User Review  - cmbeck - LibraryThing

Simple and clear text, this book takes you step by step the process to build a house. Ages 4 and up Barnes and Read full review

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Byron Barton is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs; The Three Bears; The Little Red Hen; Machines at Work; I Want to Be an Astronaut; and a series of board books: Big Machines, Dinosaurs, Tools, and Zoo Animals. He also illustrated The Little Factory, written by Sarah Weeks.

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