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Reviews of Children's Literature

Easy Street

Written By: Rita Gray
Illustrated By: Mary Bono


Easy Street

Relates, in rhyming verse, how dump trucks and paving machines layer and compact hot asphalt to make a street.

Rating: 4 ****

Semi-reads to the tune of Patty Cake Patty Cake Bakers Man.

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Truck Stop

Written by Anne Rockwell
Illustrated by Melissa Iwai


Truck Stop
Reviewed by Children’s Book List

A boy and his parents prepare breakfast at their truck stop for drivers of eighteen-wheelers, tankers, moving vans, and other vehicles, while Uncle Marty checks tires and makes repairs.

Rating: 4 ****

Although not the most in-depth plot, a great book for any kid who likes trucks.

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I Stink!

By Kate McMullan

I Stink!

Follow a night in the life of a cool garbage truck with a bad attitude as he makes the rounds and picks up an A-to-Z list of stinky garbage.

Rating: *****

Garbage has never been so funny or educational.

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