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Building a House (Reissue) (Paperback) (Byron Barton)

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Byron Barton, the celebrated creator of numerous picture books for very young children, including Trucks, My Bus, and My Car, builds a house, step by step, right before your eyes!

A machine digs a big hole. A cement mixer pours cement. Carpenters put up walls. Bricklayers, electricians, plumbers, and painters do their part. Through brilliantly simple words and pictures a house is built.

"You can almost do it yourself by carefully noting the steps depicted in each bright, brisk, clearly delineated picture . . . With independently interesting pictures and a definite, sunny personality, a very fine piece of work indeed."—Kirkus Reviews

Named a Notable Book for Children by the American Library Association

Supports the Common Core State Standards

Brief text and illustrations describe the steps in building a house
Edition: Reissue
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: House + Home, English as Second Language, Foreign Language Study / English as a 2nd Language, Careers, Architecture
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Byron Barton
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 1990
TCIN: 12424482
UPC: 9780688093563
Item Number (DPCI): 248-46-3226
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