Building a Home

Polly Faber, illustrated by Klas Fahlen
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A non-fiction picture book packed with action and vehicles for children who enjoy discovering how things are made.

Building a Home is a beautifully illustrated picture book guide to exactly how an old building can become a brand-new home. With action-packed artwork from Klas Fahlen and a gentle narrative text by Polly Faber, find out all about the people, machines, processes and tools involved in breathing new life into an old building. Packedwith builders, cranes, diggers, cement mixers and a host of other exciting tools and machinery, follow a crumbling old factory on the edge of town as it goes from being an empty shell to something entirely new . . . a home.

Author bio:

Polly Faber lives in London with her husband, sons, and two black and white cats called Alan and Babs. She worked as a midwife and a sandwich maker before becoming a writer, and has also mashed potatoes for Prince Edward's dinner. Her best impression is of a tortoise eating a strawberry.

Klas Fahlen is an award-winning illustrator who has years of experience working in advertising, design and publishing. He lives in Stockholm with his family. Building a Home is his first children's book.

Category: Young adult non-fiction
ISBN: 9781788006569
Publisher: Nosy Crow
Imprint: Nosy Crow
Pub Date: April 2020
Page Extent: 32
Format: Hard Cover
Subject: Young adult non-fiction