Roadworks (Board Book)

Author(s): Sally Sutton; Brian Lovelock (Illustrator)

Board & Cloth Books

Full of shout-aloud noise words, rhythm and rhyme, this text follows the process of building a road from beginning to end. Children will love to recognise familiar sights, from diggers to road signs.


Product Information

Sally Sutton is an Auckland playwright and children's writer. Her first picture book, Crazy Kiwi Tops and Tails, was published by Penguin in 2006. Sally has an M.A. (Hons) in German and lives in Birkenhead with her husband and daughter. Roadworks, her third picture book, won the Picture Book category at the New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards in 2009.


Brian Lovelock is a scientist working in the power industry in New Zealand. He has painted all his life but has only recently ventured into the world of book illustration. His titles with Walker Books include Your Mother Didn't Do That! and Roadworks, published in 2008, which won the Picture Book category at the 2009 New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards.

General Fields

  • : 9781921529580
  • : Walker Books Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : September 2011
  • : 190mm X 180mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Sally Sutton; Brian Lovelock (Illustrator)
  • : Board book
  • : 911
  • : Brian Lovelock
  • : en
  • : 823.92
  • : 28
  • : illustrations