ONLINE EVENT: Bedtime Story w/ Chris Barton "Fire Truck vs. Dragon"

Event date: 
08/14/2020 - 7:00pm

Kids, don your jammies and come listen to a bedtime story read by the author himself! Chris Barton, author of Shark vs. Train, reads his new picture book, Fire Truck vs. Dragon. It's the wackiest rivalry ever, when the fire-breathing ruler of the skies and the fearless fire truck go head to head in an epic battle of fire vs water! Who will win?. 

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ABOUT FIRE TRUCK VS DRAGON

Can a Fire Truck and a Dragon be friends? Find out in this new companion to the household favorite Shark vs. Train!

It's the wackiest rivalry ever, when the fire-breathing ruler of the skies and the fearless fire truck go head to head in an epic battle of fire vs water! Who will win?

But wait, is it actually a competition?

Their rivalry takes unexpected turns as these two unlikely friends face off at a campfire, a birthday party, and more with unexpected results. Who will you root for?

With playful illustrations and charming text, Fire Truck vs Dragon gives readers an unexpected twist on a would-be rivalry, turned friendship.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Chris Barton is the author of books including bestseller Shark vs. Train, the Mighty Truck series, and acclaimed nonfiction such as The Day-Glo Brothers, Whoosh! and What Do You Do with a Voice Like That? Chris lives in Austin, Texas, where he has advocated for greater diversity in children's literature by cofounding the Modern First Library program with BookPeople. For more information about him, please visit www.chrisbarton.info

 

 

Fire Truck vs. Dragon Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Shanda McCloskey (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316522137
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Shark vs. Train Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Tom Lichtenheld (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316007627
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2010

Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Don Tate (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781580892988
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Charlesbridge - May 7th, 2019

Book or Bell? Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Ashley Spires (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781681197296
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - October 17th, 2017

What Do You Do with a Voice Like That?: The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481465618
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Beach Lane Books - September 25th, 2018

Dazzle Ships Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Victo Ngai (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781512410143
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - September 1st, 2017

The Day-Glo Brothers: The True Story of Bob and Joe Switzer's Bright Ideas and Brand-New Colors Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Tony Persiani (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781570916731
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: Charlesbridge - July 1st, 2009

Mighty Truck: The Traffic Tie-Up (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Troy Cummings (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062344694
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: HarperCollins - May 1st, 2018

Mighty Truck: Zip and Beep (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Troy Cummings (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062344724
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: HarperCollins - December 4th, 2018

Mighty Truck: Surf’s Up! (I Can Read Level 1) Cover Image
By Chris Barton, Troy Cummings (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780062344755
Availability: Book ships to store in 3-5 days (may take longer if sourced from further away)
Published: HarperCollins - April 30th, 2019

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