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Construction Zone

By Cheryl Willis Hudson
Illustrated by Richard Sobol

“Will be fascinating for the burgeoning builder. . . . This intriguing project gives an amazingly broad overview of the entire building process.” — Kirkus Reviews

Caution! Construction zone ahead! Anyone who has ever stopped to watch a big building going up — and who hasn't? — will be thrilled by this behind-the-scenes look at an amazing construction project.

  • A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at how a building is constructed.
  • Perfect for curious little ones who are always wondering what those enormous trucks and machines are building.
  • Colorful photographs and informative text will capture and retain readers attention.

About the author

Cheryl Willis Hudson is the author of numerous books for children, including the popular Afro-Bets ABC Book and Afro-Bets 123 Book. In 1988 she and her husband, Wade Hudson, founded Just Us Books, one of the leading publishers of Black interest titles for young people.

About the illustrator

Richard Sobol has been a photojournalist for more than 25 years. His photos have appeared in National Geographic, Time, Newsweek and numerous other magazines. He spend three years documenting the construction of Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Stata Centre, designed by celebrated architect Frank O. Gehry.

ISBN: 9780763693442
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: August 1, 2017
Dimensions: 245 x 270mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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