Chris Gall gives truck books a fresh set of wheels in a bright story of wreckers, tools, towing, and teamwork.
When a semi-truck crashes in the snow, Big Orange is ready. With a crane, chains, a webbing strap, outriggers, and a winch, Orange will get the semi back on its wheels—and when the job is too tough to tackle alone, Big Blue is there to help. Together they get the semi free and upright. Now, Orange is ready to tow the semi back to the shop, but a storm is coming.?.?.?.?Good thing Blue is around to help when Orange hits ice!
With lively storytelling and engaging artwork, acclaimed author-illustrator Chris Gall motors through a brave and stormy tale of big-rig gadgets and collaboration.
About the Author
Chris Gall is the award-winning author and illustrator of several children’s books, including Big Rig Rescue! and Dinotrux, a Publisher's Weekly Best Children’s Book of the year that inspired a Netflix original TV series. He lives in Tucson, Arizona.
[A] love song to rescue vehicles in cold, remote places.
— Kirkus Reviews
Gall’s storytelling is as muscular as the rigs he celebrates: precisionist-style renderings continually move around and over the scene to satisfy the curiosity of truck aficionados, while detail-rich, matter-of-fact prose honors their enthusiasm and knowledge.
— Publishers Weekly
Dynamic illustrations bring readers along for the ride, as our narrator-guide confidently explains each step of the rig rescue process.
— Horn Book Magazine