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Building Our House
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Published:
[S.l.]: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 2013.
Format:
eBook
Content Description:
48 pages
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 3.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 640L
Rating:
Children/juvenile.
Status:
Available Online
Description

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Winner of the 2013 Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013 A New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of 2013 In this unique construction book for kids who love tools and trucks, readers join a girl and her family as they pack up their old house in town and set out to build a new one in the country. Mom and Dad are going to make the new house themselves, from the ground up. From empty lot to finished home, every stage of their year-and-a-half-long building project is here. And at every step their lucky kids are watching and getting their hands dirty, in page after page brimming with machines, vehicles, and all kinds of house-making activities! As he imagines it through the eyes of his older sister, Building Our House is Jonathan Bean's retelling of his own family's true experience, and includes an afterword with photographs from the author's collection.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781466830073
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 3.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult DirectedL
Lexile measure:
640

Notes

Description
A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Winner of the 2013 Boston Globe Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013 A New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of 2013 In this unique construction book for kids who love tools and trucks, readers join a girl and her family as they pack up their old house in town and set out to build a new one in the country. Mom and Dad are going to make the new house themselves, from the ground up. From empty lot to finished home, every stage of their year-and-a-half-long building project is here. And at every step their lucky kids are watching and getting their hands dirty, in page after page brimming with machines, vehicles, and all kinds of house-making activities! As he imagines it through the eyes of his older sister, Building Our House is Jonathan Bean's retelling of his own family's true experience, and includes an afterword with photographs from the author's collection.
Target Audience
Children/juvenile.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Bean, J. (2013). Building Our House. [S.l.]: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bean, Jonathan. 2013. Building Our House. [S.l.]: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR).

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bean, Jonathan, Building Our House. [S.l.]: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bean, Jonathan. Building Our House. [S.l.]: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), 2013. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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