Silver Dolphin Books Announces New Fall 2008 Title Addition to Hands-on Spinning Wheels Series Diggers and Dumpers

New Title Features Colorful Press-Out Vehicles and Ultra Cool Stickers.

Los Angeles, CA, May 30, 2008 --( BookExpo America – Los Angeles Convention Center (Booth #2019) -- Silver Dolphin Books, a leading publisher of quality, innovative, interactive, and educational children’s books, announced today the Fall 2008 release of Diggers and Dumpers -- an eagerly anticipated new title addition to the company’s unique Spinning Wheels series. Diggers and Dumpers is scheduled to debut at retail stores in September 2008.

Combining fun with learning, this the Spinning Wheels series of interactive board books will keep young children entertained for hours. Each book comes with three sturdy press-out vehicles, four wheels, and ten stickers that kids can assemble into race cars, rescue vehicles, and diggers and dumpers and watch them go. Children will not only learn fun facts about the various race cars, rescue vehicles, and construction equipment, but they will also learn how to put small things together and take them apart again, all the while developing their dexterity and imagination.

Spinning Wheels: Diggers and Dumpers
Join Digger Dan, Dump Truck Deb, and Mixer Mike for three exciting adventures at a kid- friendly construction site. Diggers and Dumpers gives truck-loving kids a chance to dig, dump, and mix up a good time. This sturdy Spinning Wheels board book comes with three press-out construction vehicles and stickers, plus plastic spinning wheels that kids can attach themselves to bring the action to life. The press-out trucks also feature articulated elements so that little hands can easily pretend to dig and dump. No hard hat required. (MSRP $12.95, ages 3 and up, 12“ x 10“, 12 pages, full-color illustrations throughout)

Existing Spinning Wheels Titles:
Spinning Wheels: To the Rescue
Speed to the rescue with your very own spinning wheels. Each exciting story comes with a sturdy press-out vehicle such as a fire truck, an ambulance, and a police car. First, kids pop out the specially designed rescue vehicle then attach the wheels to each vehicle by matching the inside wheel colors. Finally, after lifting the flaps and adding stickers, they’re ready to save the day. These colorful, interactive books help children learn matching, colors, develop dexterity, and begin to develop spatial intelligence through basic assembly. Friendly characters like Firefighter Fred, Paramedic Pete, and Police Officer Polly help children identify rescue workers and their special vehicles at an early age. (MSRP $12.95, ages 3 and up, 12“ x 10“, 12 pages, full-color illustrations throughout)

Spinning Wheels: Race Cars
Vrooooom! Young readers will thrill at revving their engines and firing up for the finish with their very own spinning wheels race cars, as Hot Rod Rita, Stock Car Steve, and Indy Ian introduce them to the important roles they play during a car race. While reading each page, kids can build their very own models of a hot rod, a stock car, and an Indy car. After popping out the race car body, attaching the wheels, lifting the flaps, and adding the stickers, they’ll be ready to hightail it on the highway. These colorful, interactive books help children learn matching and colors, as well as develop dexterity and spatial intelligence through basic assembly. (MSRP $12.95, ages 3 and up, 12“ x 10“, 12 pages, full-color illustrations throughout)

The perfect gift idea for any occasion, Silver Dolphin's Spinning Wheels: Diggers and Dumpers will be available wherever fine books are sold beginning in September 2008. During BookExpo America (BEA) 2008, to be held May 29th through June 1st, Spinning Wheels: Diggers and Dumpers will be on view at Silver Dolphin’s Los Angeles Convention Center BEA booth #2019.

Held annually and produced by Reed Exhibitions, the world’s largest organizer of business-to-business events, BookExpo America (BEA) is North America’s leading book industry trade convention. Featuring more than 2,000 exhibitors from around the globe, BEA draws up to 30,000 book industry professionals annually, including leading industry editors, publishers, reviewers, and sellers. Among the broad range of books exhibited at BEA are general publishing, children’s books, audio/video, art, religion, spiritual/inspirational, travels/maps, international, professional/technical, university press, small press, as well as many more.

About Silver Dolphin Books:
San Diego, California based Silver Dolphin Books is the juvenile imprint of Advantage Publishers Group. Other Advantage Publishers Group imprints include Portable Press (publishers of the popular Uncle John’s Bathroom Readers series, with seven million copies in print) and Thunder Bay Press (publishers of quality nonfiction books in diverse categories ranging from cooking and sports to reference and history). Silver Dolphin Books publishes novelty and educational nonfiction books featuring bold, colorful, and striking titles that appeal to children and parents alike. With how-to and activity books for preschoolers through children 12 years of age, Silver Dolphin Books engage, enlighten, and entertain.


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