Dewdney, Anna. Little Excavator. Recorded Books. ISBN 9781501968099. Reader TBA.
PreS-Gr 3–The big rigs are working hard at the construction site when Little Excavator rolls up, eager to help. But Little Excavator isn’t big enough to CHUG CHUG CHUG! like the dump truck as it loads dirt to lug or MOUND MOUND MOUND! like the bulldozer as it pushes up the ground. Little Excavator wants to smooth out bumps and dig up dirt, but he is just too small. As big rigs around him WORK WORK WORK! they finally find a job that no other machine can do…except for Little Excavator!
Larkin, Alison. The Birthday Dinosaur. Blackstone. ISBN 9781518927607. Read by the author.
PreS-Gr 3–The night before his fifth birthday, a young boy who can’t wait to grow up receives a visit from the Birthday Dinosaur. Together they fly off on a magical adventure, high above the earth. Created specially for audio, this work includes music by Ravel, Faure, Schoenberg, Debussy, and Wagner, performed by Sara Edelstein and arranged by Jason Brown.