The night worker

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Publisher:
Frances Foster Books/Farrar Straus Giroux,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 530L
Description
Going to the job site with Dad When darkness falls and bedtime comes, Papa tucks Alex in, then puts on his hard hat and goes to work. Papa is an engineer who works at night. "Take me with you," Alex says. "Not tonight," says Papa. But one night Papa has a surprise -- a hard hat for Alex He takes Alex with him to the construction site, where excavators rumble and cement mixers hum. As his dream comes true, Alex gets to be a night worker just like Papa. Kate Banks's evocative text and Georg Hallensleben's colorful paintings combine to make a unique bedtime book that will delight all children, especially those who are fascinated by big machines. "The Night Worker" is a 2001 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.
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ISBN:
9780374355203
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 530L
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Full title night worker
Author banks kate
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-26 09:12:12AM
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subject_facet Construction workers -- Juvenile fiction, Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction, Night -- Juvenile fiction, Work -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The night worker
title_full The night worker / Kate Banks ; pictures by Georg Hallensleben
title_short The night worker
topic_facet Construction workers, Fathers and sons, Night, Work