Up! Up! Up! Skyscraper

Up! Up! Up! Skyscraper

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By: Anastasia Suen / Illustrated by: Ryan O'Rourke

Coming in May 2017! Just in time for Summer Reading Theme: Build a Better World!

There's so much to see and do on a construction site!

Young construction enthusiasts get a front-row seat as a skyscraper grows "up! up! up!"

Snappy rhymes invite young readers to watch workers dig, pour, pound, and bolt a skyscraper into existence. Simple yet satisfying sidebars provide further information about each step in the construction process. Perfect for preschoolers and all those who dig diggers.

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Author & Illustrator Bios:

Anastasia Suen, author

Anastasia Suen is the author of more than 215 books, many of which explore science and technology for young readers. Anastasia is also a LibrarySparks and Booklist columnist and blogger, a children's literature consultant, a freelance editor, and a teacher.

Ryan O'Rourke, illustrator

Ryan O'Rourke has a talent for drawing machinery for young children. He has illustrated picture books about trains (Alphabet Trains), trucks (Alphabet Trucks), and spacecraft (Eight Days Gone), as well as many other topics. He is also the author and illustrator of Bella Lost and Found (HarperCollins).

Read more about Ryan O'Rourke.

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ISBN: 978-1-58089-710-5

ISBN: 978-1-60734-925-9 EPUB
ISBN: 978-1-60734-926-6 PDF
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Ages: 3-7
Page count: 32
8 1/2 x 11

Correlated to Common Core State Standards:
Reading Informational. Grade K. Standards 1-8, 10.
Reading Informational. Grade 1. Standards 1-4, 6-8, 10

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