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Gifford, Clive.

Trucks / Clive Gifford. - St. Catharines, ON : Crabtree Publishing Co., 2013, c2012. - 24 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. - Machines at work . - Machines at work (Crabtree Publishing Company) .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Trucks on the move -- Steering a truck -- Going uphill -- Driving safely -- Carrying cargo -- Loading and unloading -- Monster trucks -- Tow trucks -- Fighting fires .

"This entertaining book about trucks explains the basics of how trucks work. Topics include big and small kinds of trucks, tires, hydraulic beds that can be raised up, different kinds of fuel, and driving safety. A quiz at the end tests the reader's knowledge"--Provided by publisher.

Grades K-3.

9780778774778 (reinforced library binding : alk. paper)



TL230.15 / .G52 2013