The Digger and the Dark

by Joseph Kuefler

On Sale: 06/25/2024

The Digger and the Dark

by Joseph Kuefler

illustrated by Joseph Kuefler

On Sale: 06/25/2024


About the Book

From popular author-illustrator Joseph Kuefler comes the perfect bedtime book for fans of big trucks. The ideal next book for readers of Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and Steam Train, Dream Train.

After a long day’s work, Digger and the other big trucks are ready to tuck themselves into bed. They wash, they brush, and they sing a goodnight song. But before they can fall asleep, two mischievous raccoons appear. And they are not tired—at all.

Surely, just a few more minutes of playtime won’t hurt...will it?

Critical Praise

Truck enthusiasts will savor this sweet story. An enchanting—and soothing—bedtime tale. — Kirkus Reviews

An enjoyable bedtime or story hour treat; youngsters will wait for this book to make an appearance in their days or nights. — School Library Journal

This is one cute & funny bedtimestory. I love the charm & the bold personality. To sweeten up your bedtime routine, grab this lovely book & see the cuteness for yourself. — STYLISH MODERN MOTHERHOOD

Adorable bedtime story.  — THE SMILE LINES_LAUREN

Does your child love big machines? If so, you must share this adorable new bedtime story with them! — Fun Reads for Kids

This adorable bedtime story is perfect for little ones who love big machines! — Read with a Rescue

This series brings tears to my eyes. The Digger and the Dark is just as sweet as the others. — Books Grow Minds

Perfect for bedtime with littles who say they aren’t tired. — Fairy Tales for Moms

This book had me and my mom laughing throughout, the raccoons are so cute and silly I love their little squeak squeaks as they talk to Digger and the other big trucks. I absolutely love the illustrations too! They are amazing! This would be an awesome addition to bedtime reading! — Ava in Bookland


Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780063237933
  • ISBN 10: 0063237938
  • Imprint: Balzer + Bray
  • On Sale: 06/25/2024
  • Pages: 48
  • List Price:24.99 CAD
  • Ages: 4 to 8
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE FICTION / Transportation / Cars & Trucks
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE FICTION / Bedtime & Dreams
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Imagination & Play
  • BISAC4 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Friendship
  • BISAC5 : JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Nocturnal
  • BISAC6 : JUVENILE FICTION / Health & Daily Living / Daily Activities
  • BISAC7 : JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories
  • BISAC8 : JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / Environment
  • BISAC9 : JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Peer Pressure

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