Author(s): Sally Sutton
Crash! Roar! Thump! A boisterous picture book full of noisy fun for machine-mad kids that takes the reader through all the stages of making a road - from planning to construction to driving on the finished road. Every child fascinated by construction sites and big trucks will love the rhythmic text and bright illustrations. NZ Post Childrens Book Awards, Picture Book Winner 2009.
Winner of New Zealand Post Children's Book Award: Picture Book 2009. Shortlisted for Storylines Notable New Zealand Books: Picture Books 2009.
Sally Sutton is a playwright and children's writer. She is the author of Crazy Kiwi Tops and Tails. Sally also loves languages, and has an MA (Hons) in German. She lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with her husband and small daughter. Brian Lovelock is New Zealand born and has painted all his life. A versatile artist, he particularly enjoys drawing people and has won awards for his life studies. He has travelled widely and gained much inspiration from the rich cultures of Asia. Brian lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with his two children.