Buildablock (Alphablock)

by Christopher Franceschelli (Author)

Buildablock (Alphablock)
Reading Level: K − 1st Grade
Series: Alphablock

In this companion to Alphablock, Countablock, Dinoblock, and Cityblock, readers are introduced to more than 24 construction machines. As in the previous books, Buildablock features die-cut shapes on every other spread and the charming art of British design team Peskimo.

Alphablock was chosen one of Parents magazine's 10 Best Children's Books of 2013 and one of ALSC's Notable Children's Books of 2014.


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Review quotes

**STARRED REVIEW**
"Not only is its construction-site theme a passion for many children, its bold colors and thoughtful design will engage little hands and eyes as they pore over the pages. Sure to inspire calls of "READ IT AGAIN!" —Kirkus Reviews
Christopher Franceschelli
Christopher Franceschelli is a seasoned publisher, editor, and creator of children's books. He currently runs Chronicle's Handprint imprint and the SmartInk packaging company. A born-and-raised New Yorker, Franceschelli lives with his family in Brooklyn. David Partington is an illustrator based in Bristol, UK. His influences range from mid-century design to Saturday morning cartoons. As part of Peski Studio (formerly Peskimo) he enjoys screen printing, a process which often informs his approach to illustration. David's work can be seen in kids' books, food packaging, and jumbo floor puzzles around the world. He especially enjoys creating characters, drawing friendly robots, and sending them on incredible adventures.
Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9781419725692
Lexile Measure
N/A
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Harry N. Abrams
Publication date
September 20, 2017
Series
Alphablock
BISAC categories
JUV051000 - Juvenile Fiction | Imagination & Play
JUV041000 - Juvenile Fiction | Transportation | General
JUV006000 - Juvenile Fiction | Business, Careers, Occupations
Library of Congress categories
Fiction
Toy and movable books
Juvenile works
Board books
Construction equipment
Building sites

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