Description : Many big rigs can also be called 18-wheelers. These long transport machines need eighteen big wheels to support a tractor front and trailer back. This title revs young readers up as it unloads information about the parts and purpose of big rigs.
Description : This photo-illustrated book for early readers tells about tractor-trailers, or semis, and how these large trucks deliver goods we use every day.
Description : Written and published by P.J. Harding. Another in the 'LOOK BOOK' series - Your child will love this easy reader and brilliant color picture book of big rigs. Each page has a photographic image of all types of big rigs from all over the world. The simple text is easily understood by young pre-readers and easy to learn for emerging readers.
Description : It hauls heavy cargo. It travels long distances. This big rig is on the move! What kind of cargo do big rigs carry? And how do big rig drivers talk to one another? Read this book to find out! Learn all about mighty machines in the Vroom-Vroom series—part of the Lightning Bolt BooksTM collection. With high-energy designs, exciting photos, and fun text, Lightning Bolt BooksTM bring nonfiction topics to life!
Description : Traces briefly the history of trucks and their uses from the eighteenth century to the present day. Also describes a variety of modern trucks, their parts, how they operate, and the job of a truck driver.
Description : Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about what big rigs do. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.