The fantastic follow up to The Diggers are Coming.
Follow the hard-working tractor on its journey as it ploughs, sows and harvests the fields throughout the course of one year. With a whole host of farm machinery to pore over as well as Susan Steggall's signature subplots - look out for the dogwalking couple in the background - this richly ilustrated book will be read time and time again.
About the Author
Susan Steggall's other titles for Frances Lincoln include The Diggers are Coming, Rattle and Rap, On the Road, The Life of a Car, Busy Boats, and Red Car, Red Bus. All of her illustrations are intricate collages made from many different sorts of manufactured and handmade papers. Susan lives in the New Forest in Hampshire.
*"An excellent book which offers many stimulating opportunities for learning and discussion about life on the farm." Parents in Touch *"A brilliant book for budding farmers everywhere!... Told through rhyming couplets this is a riveting, rhythmical read as life is portrayed from several perspectives, such as the soil, tractor, farmer, birds and cows." EYE "Many a reader will love this book, not just those who are fascinated by machinery... Keen searching of the delightful collages will reveal many sub-plots...It is celebratory, following the season, the humans and the creatures that inhabit the farm, in both awe and wonder. Find a copy!" Books for Keeps *"We expect beautifully illustrated books from Susan Steggall... this time [she] complements her wonderful illustrations with a beautifully written, poetic text that is a joy to read aloud again and again. A must-read for 2-5 year old with treasured adults. Highly recommended." The School Librarian
For Ages: 3 - 6 years old
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st August 2014
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 28.1 x 24.6 x 0.8
Weight (kg): 0.32