Byron Barton worked in television animation before turning to children's literature. Many of the picture books he writes and illustrates focus on technology, such as I WANT TO BE AN ASTRONAUT and MACHINES AT WORK. He has also illustrated books such as TRUCK SONG by Diane Siebert and GILA MONSTERS MEET YOU AT THE AIRPORT by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat.
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Simple text and colorful illustrations introduce readers to this mode of transportation.
Byron Barton's best-selling series of transportation books are now available as classic board books. Boats, Planes, Trains, and Trucks feature simple text and vibrant illustrations that are sure to spark the interest of even the youngest of readers. "... will delight the youngest, and have enough meat for older preschoolers and beginning readers". -- Kirkus Reviews