Asphalt!

Here’s the ultimate construction book series for all young construction site fans!  

Mastermind illustrator Salla Savolainen rolls out with Asphalt!, the first part of the new trilogy. Welcome to the world of cement mixers, diggers, bulldozers, dump trucks, rumbling rollers, graders and pavers, fascination gizmos, loads of know-how and action. The noise, sights, and constant activity of the construction site make each day interesting. Learning about building roads and how they are constructed has never been so much fun.

Grab your helmet and gloves and dive deep into the world of the construction site. Site manager Koistinen and the rest of the busy crew take the reader through all steps of building a road, the narrative is peppered with lots of details and spreads include additional fact boxes to keep even the biggest enthusiasts interested.  

The next books in the series introduce readers to the busy and noisy daily life at a cement plant and a wrecking yard.

Salla Savolainen is known for her distinctive style in other collaborations, including the horse series Star Hill Stables (Tikkumäki), which has been translated into ten languages.

Here’s the ultimate construction book series for all young construction site fans!  

Mastermind illustrator Salla Savolainen rolls out with Asphalt!, the first part of the new trilogy. Welcome to the world of cement mixers, diggers, bulldozers, dump trucks, rumbling rollers, graders and pavers, fascination gizmos, loads of know-how and action. The noise, sights, and constant activity of the construction site make each day interesting. Learning about building roads and how they are constructed has never been so much fun.

Grab your helmet and gloves and dive deep into the world of the construction site. Site manager Koistinen and the rest of the busy crew take the reader through all steps of building a road, the narrative is peppered with lots of details and spreads include additional fact boxes to keep even the biggest enthusiasts interested.  

The next books in the series introduce readers to the busy and noisy daily life at a cement plant and a wrecking yard.

Salla Savolainen is known for her distinctive style in other collaborations, including the horse series Star Hill Stables (Tikkumäki), which has been translated into ten languages.

info

  • Year of publication

    2021

  • Original title

    Asfalttia!

  • Page count

    48

  • Original publisher

    WSOY

  • Original language of publication

    Finnish

  • Rights sold

    Swedish - Rabén & Sjögren

Authors

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