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Big truck, little island  Cover Image Book Book

Big truck, little island / Chris Van Dusen.

Van Dusen, Chris, (author,, illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536203936
  • ISBN: 1536203939
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Based on a real incident that occurred in the island town of Vinalhaven, Maine, this rhyming story recounts what happens when a really big flatbed truck carrying a mysterious, covered load across a small island gets stuck on a tight curve and blocks traffic in both directions.
Subject: Trucks > Juvenile fiction.
Automobiles > Juvenile fiction.
Islands > Juvenile fiction.
Traffic congestion > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Cooperativeness > Juvenile fiction.
Trucks > Fiction.
Automobiles > Fiction.
Islands > Fiction.
Traffic congestion > Fiction.
Cooperativeness > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Stories in rhyme.
Îles > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Embouteillages (Circulation) > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Amitié > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Coopération (Psychologie) > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Genre: picture books.
Picture books.
Stories in rhyme.
Livres d'images.
Histoires rimées.

Available copies

  • 7 of 19 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 1 current hold with 19 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown J PIC VAN (Text) 34014149494081 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 05/27/2022
Deep River Public Library E/Vehicles/Van D (Text) 36039153312141 Easy Fiction Available -
Gunn Memorial Library - Washington JPC VAN (Text) 34055147360949 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 06/03/2022
Mark Twain Library Association - Redding JPB Van Dusen (Text) 33620153550831 Juvenile New Fiction Checked out 06/04/2022
Milford Public Library On Order (Text) acq1165716 Acquisitions On order -
New Milford Public Library On Order (Text) acq1150057 Acquisitions On order -
Norfolk Library J PICTURE VAN (Text) 36058148297258 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Plumb Memorial Library - Huntington Branch E VAN DUSEN (Text) 34025146918971 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Ridgefield Library Backordered (Text) acq1168767 Acquisitions In process -
Rowayton Library J VAN (Text) 33625122945004 Juvenile New Red Dot Available -
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