- 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Hawley Public Library||E H (Text)||33500011865193||Main||Available||-|
|Warroad Public Library||e HAR (Text)||35500005367188||Main||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780385753395 (ebook)
- ISBN: 0375969241 (lib. bdg.)
- ISBN: 9780375969249 (lib. bdg.)
- ISBN: 0375869247 (trade)
- ISBN: 9780375869242 (trade)
30 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014
|General Note:||"A Borzoi book published by Alfred A. Knopf"--Title page verso.|
|Summary, etc.:||"Little Green only knows one word: 'Go!' It's the perfect thing to get the construction site moving, but how will they stop?"--Provided by publisher.|
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2014 July #1
A little green circle knows only one wordâ"Go!" And when he gets to a construction site, that "Go!" sets a lot of things in motion. A bulldozer, dump truck, tow truck, and crane, among others, all get to work building a bridge. "But then," with everyone moving so fast, and as Little Green's "Go!" gets faster, things become stuck and stacked up. It's only when a red circle appears with its one wordâ"Stop!âthat the machines get a rest. It takes a while for Little Red and Little Green to come to a real working relationship, but when they do, things go beautifully, especially once Little Yellow ("slow down") adds a useful phrase for the bridge traffic. This is a terrific book for kids to enjoy, learn from, and, yes, think about. Even in their larger world, children will come to the conclusion that life works better when you know when to stop and go (and when to slow down). Harper's lighthearted pictures, with all kinds of personalized shapes and machines, will delight children, who'll find lots to look at in every kinetic spread. Copyright 2014 Booklist Reviews.
CHARISE MERICLE HARPER has written and illustrated numerous children's books, including Pink Me Up!; Cupcake; When Randolph Turned Rotten; and the Bean Dog and Nugget series. She lives in Mamaroneck, New York, with her husband and their two children. Charise loves creating art and stories, petting her cat, drinking coffee, and eating pie.
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