Dig! by Andrea Zimmerman, David Clemesha
  

Synopsis

Dig! by Andrea Zimmerman, David Clemesha

Mr. Rally and his faithful dog, Lightning, have a busy day ahead of them, but they don't mind. What could be more fun than using a big yellow backhoe to build a pool at the school and a drain for the rain? You can follow Mr. Rally through his day as he travels around town, counting from one to five in an irresistible refrain. Marc Rosenthal's colourful, nostalgic illustrations add a bold dimension to the lively text by the husband-and-wife team of Andrea Zimmerman and David Clemesha. Dig on, Mr. Rally! Dig on, Lightning!

Reviews

Uncluttered art, catchy refrain, and focus on heavy machinery make it a natural for storytimes. School Library Journal

Full of action and rhythm, this winning picture book, by a husband-and-wife team, will delight preschoolers who dream of their own big-engine, dirt-digging adventures. Booklist

About the Author

ANDREA ZIMMERMAN AND DAVID CLEMESHA have written several picture books, including Trashy Town, illustrated by Dan Yaccarino. They live in California. MARC ROSENTHAL is the illustrator of The Absentminded Fellow by Samuel Marshak and The Runaway Beard by David Schiller. He lives in Massachusetts.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
30 pages

Author

Andrea Zimmerman, David Clemesha
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Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Publication date

12th March 2014

ISBN

9780544173880


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