The Garbage Trucks Are Coming Today!

A fun read for any child who loves garbage trucks


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More Information
By Susan Taylor and Christian Bocquée
Format Hardback
Page Extent 32
Book Size 386 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 29 May 2020
Subject Classification Children's & young adult fiction & true stories / Adventure stories (Children's/YA)

Ages 3+

Today is not just any old day ... Join Winston and his family as they wait for the garbage to be collected.

The Garbage Trucks are coming today is a fun read for any child who loves garbage trucks.

(Click to download the colouring activity sheet)

Susan Taylor

Susan Taylor is a Sydney-based publicist and copywriter who also loves to write stories. Previously she founded and ran a successful PR firm and dabbled in journalism. Her writing has appeared in Vogue, Mamamia, NewsCorp’s Body & Soul, Babyology, Mum Central, Stylem and more. The Garbage Trucks Are Coming Today! is her first children’s book. She lives in the Northern Beaches with her husband, three sons and ginger moggy Thundercat.

Christian Bocquée

Christian trained as an animator originally, obtaining a Bachelor of Animation from Queensland College of Art. He began his artistic career as an animation assistant in a Brisbane studio where he worked on a number of fairly high profile projects including The Proud Family for Disney TV. He then went wandering for a few years, finding himself in Japan where he taught English as a second language. Christian also worked for a brief time with his rudimentary Japanese language skills in a Tokyo antique shop specializing in samurai armour, swords, Japanese prints and ceramics.