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Backhoe Joe  Cover Image Book Book

Backhoe Joe / written by Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Craig Cameron.

Alexander, Lori. (Author). Cameron, Craig, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062250155
  • ISBN: 0062250159
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins Children's Books, a division of HarperCollins Publishers, [2014]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Nolan is delighted to find a stray backhoe and, after naming it Joe and persuading it to follow him home, sets out to train it so that his parents will let him keep Joe as his very own.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
AD500L Lexile
Decoding demand: 69 (high) Semantic demand: 80 (high) Syntactic demand: 54 (medium) Structure demand: 85 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 2.4 0.5 182011.
Subject: Pets > Training > Juvenile fiction.
Backhoes > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Humorous fiction.

Available copies

  • 10 of 12 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Pulaski County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pulaski County Library-Waynesville.


  • 0 current holds with 12 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pulaski County Library-Waynesville E Ale (Text) 33642000594879 WAY Things That Go Available -

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