Sherri Duskey Rinker - Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site

Please join us for a very special storytime reading and signing when Sherri Duskey Rinker, author of #1 New York Times bestselling children's book, Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site, visits Octavia Books.

As the sun sets behind the big construction site, all the hardworking trucks get ready to say goodnight. One by one, Crane Truck, Cement Mixer, Dump Truck, Bulldozer, and Excavator finish their work and lie down to rest—so they'll be ready for another day of rough and tough construction play! With irresistible artwork by bestselling illustrator Tom Lichtenheld and sweet, rhyming text, this construction book for kids will have truck lovers of all ages begging for more.


Sherri Duskey Rinker is the author of FIVE New York Times bestselling picture books, including the #1 bestselling Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site Series (Chronicle Books). She also authored Steam Train, Dream Train and the nonfiction picture book biography Big Machines: The Story of Virginia Lee Burton (HMH, illust. by John Rocco). Some of her other titles include The 12 Sleighs of Christmas (Chronicle, illust. by Jake Parker), Tiny and the Big Dig (Scholastic, illust. by Matt Myers) and Celebrate YOU! (Balzer+Bray, illust. by A.N. Kang). Her first middle grade novel, Revver The Speedway Squirrel, debuts fall 2020 (Bloomsbury, illust. by Alex Willan) with a sequel schedule for 2021.

Sherri lives in the Chicago area with her husband, two sons and one fluffy dog. Inspired by her sons, family life and her 25-year career as a graphic designer, Sherri writes in hopes of making the world a little more fun and encouraging early readers, one book at a time.


 

Event date: 

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 4:00pm

Event address: 

Octavia Books - 513 Octavia Street - New Orleans, LA 70115
Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site (Hardcover Books for Toddlers, Preschool Books for Kids) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780811877824
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - May 4th, 2011

The #1 New York Times bestselling children's book


Mighty, Mighty Construction Site (Easy Reader Books, Preschool Prep Books, Toddler Truck Book) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452152165
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - February 14th, 2017

The #1 New York Times Bestseller

Recommended for children ages 2-5 years to enjoy any time of day.


Three Cheers for Kid McGear!: (Family Read Aloud Books, Construction Books for Kids, Children's New Experiences Books, Stories in Verse) Cover Image
By Sherri Duskey Rinker, AG Ford (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452155821
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - September 24th, 2019

From the New York Times bestselling author that brought you Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and Mighty, Mighty Construction Site comes a heartwarming and inspiring tale featuring the first female character to join the core construction crew!


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