The Fix-it Man by Susan Hood
  

Synopsis

The Fix-it Man by Susan Hood

Meet Joshua James, the fix-it man. If he can't fix it, no one can! When a stinky problem arises, Joshua James takes matters into his own hands with a little help from his younger sister, Sophie. This playful read-aloud story with catchy text and imaginative illustrations is sure to inspire young inventors everywhere.

Reviews

The brief text is in a jaunty rhyming format, and its enthusiasm is mirrored in the illustrations...This will have broad appeal. -- Booklist Pair with Andrea Beaty's Ada Twist, Scientist for a terrific session on the trial and error of tinkering and problem-solving. A recommended general purchase. -- School Library Journal

About the Author

Susan Hood is the author of more than 200 children's books, including Leaps and Bounce and Rooting for You (both illustrated by Matthew Cordell); Ada's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay (illustrated by Sally Wern Comport); and Mission: Back to School (with art by Mary Lundquist), among many others. She has worked as an editor for Nick Jr., Sesame Street, and Scholastic, and when not writing, she enjoys fixing up old houses and sailboats with her husband-the original fix-it man! Visit www.susanhoodbooks.com. Arree Chung is a maker, which means he breaks a lot of things before putting them back together again. He is also the author and illustrator of the Ninja! series. When Arree isn't breaking things or making up stories, you can find him riding his bike or playing basketball in the Bay Area of San Francisco. Visit him online at www.arree.com.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages
Interest Age: From 4

Author

Susan Hood
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Publisher

HarperCollins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Inc

Publication date

15th December 2016

ISBN

9780062370853


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