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Little Blue Truck's Christmas

Written by Alice Schertle & illustrated by Jill McElmurry
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Sep 23, 2014
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Little Blue Truck is spreading cheer by delivering Christmas trees to his animal friends. Can you help count each green tree from one to five and back again? Don’t forget to save one for Blue! Beep! Beep!

With the gentle rhythm and signature illustration style that made Little Blue Truck a household name, Blue’s new adventure is full of holiday warmth. Sturdy cardstock pages, a compact and child-friendly text, and flashing colored Christmas lights on the final page come together in a novelty gift book that’s sure to be the favorite treat of the season.

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B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mama who believes you're never too old for magical stories of talking animals and imaginary worlds.
5.25 / 7.0

This Christmas-themed book is perfect for Little Blue Truck lovers. It promotes counting, sharing, and Christmas cheer! I especially love the illustrations in this book, and the twinkling lights on the last Christmas tree are a lovely touch.

The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
4.75 / 7.0

Fans of Little Blue Truck will enjoy this simple counting book full of Christmas trees and a little holiday cheer. Doesn’t helping others make it easier to enjoy what we have? The sparkling lights caught me a little by surprise, but it was a fun addition.

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Who Wrote Little Blue Truck's Christmas

Alice Schertle

<p><b>Alice Schertle</b> is a poet and the author of many well-loved books for children, including the beloved, best-selling <i>Little Blue Truck </i>series<i>, </i><i>Very Hairy Bear, </i><i>Button Up!, </i>and <i>All You Need for a Snowman</i>. She lives in Plainfield, Massachusetts.</p>

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Who Illustrated Little Blue Truck's Christmas

Jill McElmurry

<b>Jill McElmurry </b>was the illustrator of many picture books, including her own <i>Mad About Plaid, </i><i>When Otis Courted Mama </i>by Kathi Appelt and the best-selling <i>Little Blue Truck </i>series<i>, </i>written by Alice Schertle. She happily divided her time between the wide landscape of New Mexico and a green island in Minnesota. Jill passed away in August 2017.

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