Farmer John's Tractor by Sally Sutton
  

Synopsis

Farmer John's Tractor by Sally Sutton

A vividly illustrated, satisfying tale of a family stranded in a flood - and a reliable old tractor coming to the rescue. When the rain comes that season, it doesn't let up, filling the river until it overflows, swirling and rushing and gushing. Down by the river, a car gets stuck, and the family inside shouts for help. As they climb to the roof, a series of vehicles - a speedy jeep, a strong tow truck, even a noisy fire engine - rush one by one to the scene. But each gets more stuck than the last. Is it possible that Farmer John's ancient tractor, rusty as it is, could still be up for the job?

About the Author

Sally Sutton is the author of Roadworks, also illustrated by Brian Lovelock, along with other picture books, and is also a playwright. She lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with her husband and daughters. Brian Lovelock is New Zealand born and has painted all his life. A versatile artist, he particularly enjoys drawing people and has won awards for his life studies. He has travelled widely and gained much inspiration from the rich cultures of Asia. Brian lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with his two children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 2

Author

Sally Sutton
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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

31st January 2014

ISBN

9781406351873


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