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Who Swings the Wrecking Ball? Working on a Building Site by Mary Meinking
  

Who Swings the Wrecking Ball? Working on a Building Site

Part of the Read Me!: Wild Work Series

Synopsis

Who Swings the Wrecking Ball? Working on a Building Site by Mary Meinking

If the idea of knocking down old buildings and putting up new ones appeals to you, then you might enjoy being a construction worker someday. Read this book to find out about the thrilling jobs done on construction sites, from demolition to brickwork.

About the Author

Mary Meinking grew up in Iowa and went on to graduate from the University of Kansas, where she met her husband-to-be, Scott. They married and had two children, Brittany and Benjamin. She works as a graphic designer during the day but writes for children at night. Her non-fiction articles were published in a dozen different children's magazines. Mary's written over two dozen nonfiction books about arts and crafts, extreme jobs, animals, pop stars and history. When not working, writing or hanging out with her family, Mary enjoys doing arts and crafts, baking, gardening and traveling. To learn more about Mary visit her web site: www.MaryMeinking.com

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Book Info

Publication date

1st August 2011

Author

Mary Meinking

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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Categories

Work & industry / world of work (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9781406219463

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