Item description for The Wheels on the Bus by Paul O. Zelinsky...
Overview This book has movable parts which add to the fun of the story of the bus whose wheels go round and round
Publishers Description When "The Wheels on the Bus," by Caldecott Medalist Paul O. Zelinsky, broke onto the scene back in 1990, it created a sensation with its clever characters, sly subplots, luscious colors, and the incomparable flair of its moving parts. Almost a million young readers have enjoyed the wheels that go round, doors that open and shut, and people who go bumpety-bump. Today it remains as fresh and engaging as when it was first published.
Citations And Professional Reviews The Wheels on the Bus by Paul O. Zelinsky has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
School Library Journal - 10/01/1990
Hornbook Guide to Children - 01/01/1990
Publishers Weekly - 09/28/1990
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Studio: Dutton Juvenile
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.81" Width: 11.69" Height: 1" Weight: 0.9 lbs.
Release Date Sep 15, 2015
Publisher Dutton Juvenile
ISBN 0525446443 ISBN13 9780525446446
Availability 0 units.
More About Paul O. Zelinsky
Paul Zelinsky was born in Evanston, Illinois. He attended Yale University, where he took a course with Maurice Sendak, which later inspired him to pursue a career in children's books. Afterwards he received a graduate degree in painting from Tyler School of Art, in Philadelphia and Rome. Paul Zelinsky lives in New York with his wife, Deborah.
Reviews - What do customers think about The Wheels on the Bus?
Engaging, beautiful, clever book Jan 14, 2008
My grandchild has known the "wheels on the bus" song since she was a baby. Now 2 1/2 I bought her this book because of that and because I know Paul Zelinsky's work. She absolutely loves it. It is clever and interactive, colorful and wonderful and fun.
Wonderful book for children Jan 8, 2008
This is a most beautifully illustrated book. It turns a song that can become boring for adults after singing it 100 times into a beuatiful story about a dog chasing a bus, a lost kitten, crying babies, soothing mothers, and wheels that literally turn round and round. There are hidden stories within the story. A wonderful investment for a child's library.
Great book - love all the moving parts! Dec 31, 2007
OUr 2.5 son received this for Christmas, we have read it several times each day since. He loves the moving parts!!
The Best!!!!!! Nov 29, 2007
My 22 month old, loves this book. He actually is obsessed with it, demanding "BUS" several times a day. He laughs hysterically at the interactive driver saying 'move on back, move on back" and finds it exciting to spin the wheels on the bus.
Every child has to have this book! Sep 29, 2007
I got this book originally as a baby shower book for my first son. He has loved this book since he was old enough to focus. He still loves it. And even better is that there is a story within a story through the pictures. Every child should have this book!