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Farmer Dale's Red Pickup Truck

Author: Lisa Wheeler
Illustrator: Ivan Bates
Publisher: Lisa Wheeler/Ivan Bates
Pages: 22
Personal Rating: 0/10
Amazon: 4.5/5
Goodreads: 4/5
Found in:Start Your Engines: 5-Minute Stories [2014]
Farmer Dale is hauling a load of hay into town when, one by one, he meets some bossy barnyard animals looking for a lift. The kindly farmer lets them all squeeze in, but then his trusty truck breaks down and everyone is stranded. That is, until they get over their differences and pull together to get that old red rig moooooving again.
Full of raucous, rhythmic language and humor-filled illustrations, this exuberant story is certain to become a read-aloud favorite that you'll return to again and again.