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Ready One, Ready Two, Ready Three...GO!

May 7, 2019

Little ones always seems to be fascinated by things that move. Probably because they are always on the go themselves!

Not a day goes by where a parent (or a sweet little courageous child) doesn’t ask for a transportation themed book. We’re talking planes, trains, automobiles, ships, rockets, construction vehicles – you name it; they want it.

So, here are some of my favorite transportation books!

I Won by Ruth Wielockx

Join these competitors as they race to see who is the fastest – a cute story with a surprising ending!

Chugga Chugga Choo Choo by Emma Garcia

Travel with the little red train as it goes on adventures on the railroad track all day. A fun book with repetitive phrases your little one will enjoy saying over and over again!

Flight 1-2-3 by Maria Van Lieshout

Introduce your child to the concept of counting as you go on an airport journey in this engaging picture book.

Zoom, Rocket, Zoom by Margaret Mayo

Become an astronaut and discover space in this exciting escapade!

Construction by Sally Sutton

Every wonder how a library is made? Now you and your little one don’t have to! Learn about different what different construction vehicles do as they create the perfect addition to your community.

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Cassie is a Children's Librarian at Edmondson Pike Branch Library. She can often be found reading books and singing songs, and not just at the library! Her favorite thing to do at the moment is cuddle her baby while they read phenomenal picture books and earn Read to Rise points.