Book Title: ZOOM! ZOOM! Sounds of Things That Go in the City
Author: Robert Burleigh
Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Listen up! The sounds of the city come to life in this vivid picture book that’s ready-made for repetition and perfect for preschool.
From the TING-A-LING-A-LING of an alarm clock in the morning to the RUMBLE RATTLE of the subway and the BEEEEEP-BEEEEP of the streaming traffic, all the way to the SHHHHHHHHHHHHHH hush of evening, the exciting and lively sounds of the city are vibrantly expressed. Experience an energetic day in the city through the eyes and ears of a young boy in this interactive picture book that’s ideal for reading aloud.
Author of the picture book about things that go, set in the city; illustrated by Tad Carpenter
“Any child obsessed with trucks or backhoes or trains or steam shovels should get a jolt of pleasure from the vehicular energy on display here.”
New York Times Book Review
“… will appeal to young children who love to pore over transportation books.”
School Library Journa
“… a gleeful romp.”
“An energetic, multivehicle ride through a bustling city day …Young vehicle-lovers will rev their engines for more."