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On the Construction Site

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Watch a skyscraper spring up with this beautifully illustrated interactive book! By simply holding the book up to the light, or shining a light behind each page, young readers will be able to discover how large buildings are constructed, who builds them, and all about the amazing machines they use in the process. The innovative see-through feature fulfils a similar ...more
Album, 36 pages
Published July 6th 2015 by The Ivy Press
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Holly Scudero
Dec 20, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Many people are hard at work at a construction site, building a tall skyscraper. All kinds of machines are doing their part, while people are reading the plans, laying concrete, adding electrical systems, and more. There are so many interesting things to see! And what will the skyscraper do when it’s all done?

Carron Brown and Bee Johnson add another exciting book to the “Shine-A-Light” collection with “On the Construction Site.” Aside from the generally fascinating subject matter--what kids don’
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Kellee
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What a clever, clever concept! My son had a blast reading this book. He clapped as I held each page up to the light to reveal the neat construction site images behind each page. Because he is young, I don’t think he quite understood how they worked, so I attributed it to magic. There is a lot of great information in this book, and we had fun learning all about how construction sites work. I will definitely be purchasing
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Joan Marie
Jan 25, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Love the "shine-a-light book" approach! Great use of questions and answers and perfect for young curious minds.
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My son really likes using his flashlight to read this book. It's a fun concept and a hit with the little guys.
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