Read The Airport Book Online Free - Follow a family and the youngest member's favorite sock monkey through all the inner and outer workings of an airport.
In a book that is as intriguing as it is useful and entertaining, we follow a family on its way through the complexities of a modern-day airport. From checking bags and watching them disappear on the mysterious conveyor belt, to security clearance and a seemingly endless wait at the gate to finally being airborne.
But wait! There's more! The youngest family member's sock monkey has gone missing. Follow it at the bottom of the page as it makes a journey as memorable as that of the humans above.
|Title||:||The Airport Book|
|Number of Pages||:||40 pages|
August 09, 2016
I have been going to airports for about 50 years now and I am fairly familiar with what goes on there. And, actually, I LIKE airports! In fact, my wife and I once went to an airport for our anniversary. We stayed at the hotel inside the airport, went out to eat in the airport, went shopping in th...
June 30, 2016
Read for librarian book group
Good information about how the whole airport thing goes. Includes some fun side stories via picture.
June 08, 2016
This is a great book. The text is matter-of-fact: a young boy explaining what it is like to go to the airport and travel on a plane. But the illustrations are what make this book stand out. First, the main family is mixed-race: a light-skinned mom and a dark-skinned dad, with 2 children. Second,...
May 31, 2016
A book that manages to capture the frenetic energy of going to the airport in a way that makes it interesting, not stressful.
March 15, 2017
With intricate details, THE AIRPORT BOOK gives little ones a picture of what airports are like without stepping foot in one. Every child at story time was entranced! This is the type of book that children will read and look at over and over to find new details the didn't notice before.
March 13, 2017
Super illustrations detail the airline trip a family takes to visit grandparents. Baby Sister's stuffed monkey is on an adventure of his own running parallel to the family's journey.
December 30, 2016
Realistic depiction of a modern airport. Excellent resource to prepare children for their first airport experience.
July 03, 2017
A very informational and entertaining picturebook that accurately captures the chaos and excitement of a modern-day airport.
Lisa Brown's succinct, matter-of-fact text works extremely well when paired with her busy, detailed, and diverse illustrations. What is more, Brown's visual narrative (which...
July 07, 2017
LOVED IT SO MUCH! This is perfect for any child flying the first time. My daughter will definitely be giving it a read before she flies for the first time. Thank you Lisa Brown for making it a fun and instructional story for our kiddos about airports & flying! *Plus I love the part about the...
February 28, 2017
I wish this book had been around 10 years ago! It's a perfect book to read to children before their first flight. It's not just about airplanes but the entire flying experience. Lisa has captured so many of the details that a child might notice but parents' eyes might miss. I wasn't sure why take...