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Planes Have Wings: And Other Questions About Transportation

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Children want to know "Why don't ships sink?", "Which is the fastest jet plane?", and "Why do cars need gasoline?" Climb aboard and discover the answers in this intriguing look at transportation!
Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 22nd 2003 by Kingfisher (first published August 26th 1993)
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Cristina Ortega
Oct 01, 2015 rated it liked it
I Wonder Why PLanes Have Wings by Chris Maynard is an example of a traditional children's book that teaches kids about how transportation works.Chris Maynard not only wrote the book but also did the illustrations,Maynard did a wonderful job illustrating the book so that children can see how different forms of transportation actually look like but he also made the pictures in bright colors to draw readers attention.Maynard's main focus on this book was getting out the information of different for ...more
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Nov 02, 2015 rated it really liked it
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This is a book about the different ways of transportation. It teaches about; planes, hot air balloons, bikes, horses,boats and many more.It is a great way to teach children about different ways of transportation. It is very informative and has great illustrations.
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Triple Crown Maffucci found this book to be uninteresting and repetitive.
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