Trucks & Planes & Boats, Oh My!

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Have some fun with these picture books on things that go!


Eve Bunting, Nancy Carpenter, illustrator
Description: When Big Bear outgrows his old boat, he gives it to Little Bear and builds himself a new one--just like it except bigger--until his friends start making suggestions that result in something very different.
Call Number: E Bun
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Cynthea Liu, Kristyna Litten, illustrator
Description: Bear is an extraordinary, genius bear, who can do anything except ride a bike. Can Bear figure out how to get on two wheels?
Call Number: E Liu
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
George Ella Lyon, Benn Lyon, Mick Wiggins, illustrator
Description: In rhyming text the reader is introduced to all the different kinds of boats floating on rivers, lakes, oceans, and ponds.
Call Number: E Lyo
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Kevin Lewis, Daniel Kirk
Description: A rhyming story about a toy freight train's day, from loading freight in the morning to retiring to the roundhouse after the day's work is done
Call Number: E Lew
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
David Shannon
Description: A duck decides to ride a bike and soon influences all the other animals on the farm to ride bikes too
Call Number: E Sha
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
Maria Van Lieshout
Description: A boy counts his way through the airport and onto the plane as it flies towards its destination.
Call Number: E Van
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Roni Schotter, Julia Kuo, illustrator
Description: Little Green is a proud and strong pickup truck who loves helping with chores, but when Farmer Gray buys a big new blue truck, Little Green is left to rust in a pasture until the farmer's daughter, Fern, suggests they fix him up and use him for such gentle jobs as going to the farmers' market.
Call Number: E Sch
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Bill Cotter
Description: Illustrations and easy-to-read text follow an airplane as it says good-bye to the ground and hello to the sky, where it flies over a town, mountains, clouds, and people.
Call Number: E Cot
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Kate McMullan, Jim McMullan
Description: A big city garbage truck makes its rounds, consuming everything from apple cores and banana peels to leftover ziti with zucchini
Call Number: E McM
Format: Book
Date Added: Nov 8, 2011
Kate McMullan, Jim McMullan
Description: A freight train and a car race each other on the way to Chicago.
Call Number: E McM
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
Terry Farish, Ken Daley
Description: When Joseph, a refugee from South Sudan, moves to America, he encounters a curly-haired girl with a red bicycle just his size, and tries to convince her to let him ride.
Call Number: E Far
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Lucy Cousins
Description: When she goes to visit her friend Ella, Maisy gets to ride an airplane for the first time.Maisy is off on a journey to see her friend Ella, but Ella lives such a long way away. Maisy must go by plane and what an exciting trip it is. As she makes her way through security and steps on board, Maisy peeks in at the captain: what a lot of lights and buttons it takes to make a plane go! Maisy soon makes friends with Mr Percy and Betsy; and after drinks, magazines and a tricky toilet stop, the journey is over in no time.
Call Number: E Cou
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Chris Barton, Troy Cummings, illustrator
Description: When a muddy truck reluctantly gets a truck wash, he transforms into a superhero.
Call Number: E Bar
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Byron Barton
Description: Tom tells all about his bicycle, his ride to work past trucks, cars, and even elephants, and his work as a circus performer.
Call Number: E Bar
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Katie Kawa
Description: Follows a young girl on her first airplane ride where she goes to the airport, boards the plane, and meets the pilot.
Call Number: E Kaw
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Steve Goetz, Eda Kaban, illustrator
Description: An update of the classic folk song, Old MacDonald, featuring farm vehicles like excavator, dump truck, and bulldozer.
Call Number: E Goe
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Description: A lively collection of free-wheeling fun, this jam-packed treasury features ten stories about bikes, cars, trains, and machines that can each be read aloud in five minutes flat. Whether they prefer semi trucks, tanker trucks, pickup trucks, or tow trucks, when on-the-go kids need a break from the hustle and bustle this story time collection is there to give them a lift.
Call Number: E Sta
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Stephen Savage
Description: When the city is hit by a colossal snowstorm, only one superhero can save the day. But who is this mysterious hero, and why does he disappear once his job is done?
Call Number: E Sav
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Jerry Pallotta, David Biedrzycki
Description: An alphabet book presenting unusual facts about a variety of boats from aircraft carriers to zodiacs.
Call Number: E Pal
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
Tommy Stubbs
Description: Thomas helps the Earl restore Ulfstead Castle and makes friends with an old engine named Stephen.
Call Number: E Los
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Jane Cabrera
Description: In this version of the classic song, animal passengers roar, flap, and chatter while riding a bus.
Call Number: E Cab
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
Description: In this version of the classic song, the horn on the bus goes toot, the shovel on the digger goes up and down, and the engines on the plane go vroom.
Call Number: E Whe
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 3, 2012
Kabir Sehgal, Surishtha Sehgal, Jess Golden, illustrator
Description: In this twist on the classic song "The Wheels on the Bus," the wheels on the tuk tuk go round and round all over the city in India.
Call Number: E Seh
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Peter Bently, David Roberts
Description: Tired of standing still on their old hill, several sheep board an airplane for a round-the-world adventure.
Call Number: E Ben
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Elisha Cooper
Description: Board a commuter train in New York, then follow the journey west and see the stations, the scenery, the different types of trains, and all the people who travel and work on the railroad system.
Call Number: E Coo
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Brianna Caplan Sayres, Christian Slade, illustrator
Description: Imagines the bedtime rituals of different types of trains..
Call Number: E Say
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Sebastien Braun
Description: Some trains may think fast is best, but only slow and steady Chug can save the day..
Call Number: E Bra
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
David Friend, Michael Rex, illustrator
Description: A little boy has a grand time pretending to drive every big vehicle he can imagine.
Call Number: E Fri
Format: Book
Date Added: Jul 26, 2016
Eve Bunting, Nancy Carpenter, illustrator
E Bun
Katie Kawa
E Kaw
Cynthea Liu, Kristyna Litten, illustrator
E Liu
Steve Goetz, Eda Kaban, illustrator
E Goe
George Ella Lyon, Benn Lyon, Mick Wiggins, illustrator
E Lyo
E Sta
Kevin Lewis, Daniel Kirk
E Lew
Stephen Savage
E Sav
David Shannon
E Sha
Jerry Pallotta, David Biedrzycki
E Pal
Maria Van Lieshout
E Van
Tommy Stubbs
E Los
Roni Schotter, Julia Kuo, illustrator
E Sch
Jane Cabrera
E Cab
Bill Cotter
E Cot
E Whe
Kate McMullan, Jim McMullan
E McM
Kabir Sehgal, Surishtha Sehgal, Jess Golden, illustrator
E Seh
Kate McMullan, Jim McMullan
E McM
Peter Bently, David Roberts
E Ben
Terry Farish, Ken Daley
E Far
Elisha Cooper
E Coo
Lucy Cousins
E Cou
Brianna Caplan Sayres, Christian Slade, illustrator
E Say
Chris Barton, Troy Cummings, illustrator
E Bar
Sebastien Braun
E Bra
Byron Barton
E Bar
David Friend, Michael Rex, illustrator
E Fri