A Unicorn on a Unicycle: A Counting Book of Wheels

by Lynda Graham-Barber (Author) Jordan Wray (Illustrator)

Reading Level: K − 1st Grade

A unicorn, animals driving cars, and fireworks! Counting numbers is a ton of razzle-dazzle fun for everyone!

Follow along with a cool cast of critters as they parade down a road, led by unicorn a unicycle. Let's count all the wheels on their scooters, bikes, and cars as they go by! 1, 2, 3... How many wheels can you see at the Zoom-Zoom-Whee Jamboree?

Math lovers will enjoy searching each spread for wheels to count as they're introduced to a variety of vehicles alongside their 1 through 10 numbers. Each time a new animal joins the unicorn's parade, critical thinkers can be encouraged to keep cumulative track of the total number of wheels.

BONUS CONTENT: Grow with numbers 1 through 100 on the endpapers!

With so many opportunities to use the book beyond rote memorization, you'll want to grab this jolly read for your little learner's bookshelf today!

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Lynda Graham-Barber
Lynda Graham-Barber previously worked as a children's book editor before authoring numerous children's books of her own, which have received several distinctions including the Literary Guild, Scholastic Book Clubs, and a Moonbeam Silver Medal. She holds an MFA in writing for children and young adults and lives with her husband and frequent bicycling partner, David. A lover of animals and bicycles, Lynda has pedaled through many countries in hopes of one day catching a glimpse of a unicorn on a unicycle passing by. Visit her on the web at www.lyndagrahambarber.com.

Jordan Wray is a creative writer and an award-winning illustrator of children's literature and greeting cards. Jordan graduated with a first class honors from Plymouth College of Art and has been multi-published worldwide. They live in Canada. Follow them on Instagram @jordanrwray and visit them on the web at www.jordanwray.com.
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Peachtree Publishers
Publication date
June 28, 2022
BISAC categories
JUV009030 - Juvenile Fiction | Concepts | Counting & Numbers
JUV041030 - Juvenile Fiction | Transportation | Cars & Trucks
JUV002270 - Juvenile Fiction | Animals | Dragons, Unicorns & Mythical
Library of Congress categories

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