Buster the Little Garbage Truck

Marcia Berneger (author), Kevin Zimmer (illustrator)

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press ISBN: 9781633621343

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Description

Buster is a sweet little garbage truck. He can't wait to grow up to be a big truck, just like his father. Buster practices driving and lifting and beeping with his friend, Kitty. There's one small problem. Loud noises frighten Buster. When his father takes him to the truck yard to meet the other vehicles, their air-horn blasts and roaring engines send Buster skidding away to hide. He wants to be big and brave, but how can he work with Daddy and his friends when their loud sounds scare him? Buster feels terrible. When Kitty gets into trouble, little Buster musters up his courage to save her.

Reading Level
Lexile
520L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
J
ATOS
2.6
DRA
30
Categories
Genre
Friendship Picture Books Transportation
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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