Machines at Work
‘With the call of ‘Hey, you guys! Let’s get to work,’ women and men shoulder drills and picks, board cranes and cement mixers, and set their equipment bulldozing and steamrolling across vibrant page spreads. Barton generates the excitement of road and building construction for young sidewalk engineers.’ —BL.
1988 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)
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MACHINES AT WORKUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Using the bold, black bordered forms and simple colors familiar to readers of his other popular books, Barton introduces seven pieces of heavy machinery in action (plus people with drills and pickaxes ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - elizabethholloway - LibraryThing
This book describes the work of various machines--bulldozers, diggers, cranes, dump trucks, jack hammers and more--at a construction site. The illustrations use bold color and broad black outlines to ... Read full review