Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 1 to 3
- Grade: p
This first book in the Mighty Wheels Series presents trucks that carry important cargo as they go through their daily tasks, such as towing cars, moving bricks, or delivering ice cream. A minimum of text and uncomplicated pictures makes this an attractive book for young readers.
About the authors
Deborah Pearson, a former children's librarian for the Toronto Public Library, is an award-winning author and editor. She lives in Toronto.
“A lot of books out there revel in heavy machinery, but Load ’Em Up Trucks surpasses most of them with rhythmic language that’s perfect for toddlers.”—Today’s Parent Magazine
“… these sturdy books are the perfect size for preschoolers. Load ’Em Up Trucks is bound to trigger lots of conversation on your next road trip.” —The North Bay Nugget
“This book will satisfy any toddler’s lust for the big [trucks].”—The Globe and Mail
“This delightful, attractively formatted book by well known Canadian author/editor Debora Pearson is an exciting first choice for most preschoolers.”—Resource Links