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Cook, Nick.

Summary: Discusses the history and development of some of the world's fastest automobiles, describing the specific features and specifications of such cars as dragsters, Indianapolis 500 race cars, and the supersonic car.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Books 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.228 COO

Crane, Cody

Summary: "Learn all about race cars, from how they are designed and built to which exciting new kinds of cars you might see in the future"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 629.2 CRA

Valderrama, Wilmer

Summary: Manny and Elliot team up to build a race car to enter into the Wood Valley 500 race.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HAN

Kulling, Monica.

Summary: Relates the excitement caused by Henry Ford as he drove the "horseless carriage" he built, particularly when he decided to win a race to get money to build a new car that anyone could afford.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2004

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Morey, Allan

Summary: "This photo-illustrated book for early readers describes the parts of race cars that help it go fast and win races"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bullfrog Books 2014

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88 holds on 21 copies

Summary: The remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles, who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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McClintock, Barbara

Summary: Follows a young girl's imaginary journey as she zooms in a race car past fields and forests to faraway lands before returning home to her own safe bed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCC

Berrios, Frank

Summary: Racecar Lightning McQueen likes to roll with his best buddy Mater, the tow truck.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE WAL

Farndon, John

Summary: "Each spread of this high-energy book profiles a different monster truck and delves into records it has broken, races it has won, and other amazing feats related to its speed."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hungry Tomato 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 629.2 FAR

Summary: Readers are asked to search for items, find the differences, and make comparisons in each spread featuring Mickey and his friends as they race their cars.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Phoenix International Publications 2017

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Byrd, Tommy Lee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CarTech 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 629.228 BYR

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: Star racecar Lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck Mater take their friendship on the road from Radiator Springs to exciting new places when they head overseas to compete in the first-ever World Grand Prix to determine the world's fastest car. But the road to the championship is filled with plenty of potholes, detours, and hilarious surprises when Mater gets caught up in an...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD C

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Children's videos, Call number: DVD CAR

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CAR

Colins, Luke

Summary: Rev up your reading engines! Gearhead garage is ready to take you for a ride. From screaming fast F1 cars to custom choppers, get to know what's "under the hood" of your favorite vehicles. You're in the driver's seat now.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Rabbit Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE COL

Gregory, Josh

Summary: "Learn about the history of auto racing and find out what it takes to make it in this exciting career field."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.7 GRE

Egan, Erin.

Summary: "Read about open-wheel race cars, the drivers, and the races they compete in, such as Formula One, the Indy Racing League, and the Champ series"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishers 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 Ega

Chapman, Giles

Summary: Racing Driver is a thrill-a-minute training course that shows children how the worlds fastest racing cars are driven. The book is divided into three types of spread that encourage the child to imagine speeding around the track and becoming a racing champion. Driving school looks at the engineering and science of driving. On the track puts the child behind the wheel in a variety of high-speed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 796.72 CHA

Bodensteiner, Peter

Summary: Rev up your reading engines! Gearhead garage is ready to take you for a ride. From screaming fast F1 cars to custom choppers, get to know what's "under the hood" of your favorite vehicles. You're in the driver's seat now.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Rabbit Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BOD

Summary: To avoid jail time, street racer Sean Boswell is sent to live with his father, who is in the military and serving in Tokyo. There he discovers drift racing. After losing a race to Yakuza-connected D.K., the Drift King, Sean has to enter the Tokyo underworld to find a way to pay his debt.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Fa 3

Richards, Kitty.

Summary: Readers can mix and match by flipping three panels to form over two hundred stories about Lighting McQueen, Mater, and all of their car friends. On board pages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Richards 2011

Summary: Road & Track magazine is written for the automotive enthusiast. Each issue of Road & Track magazine contains information about cars and driving blended with wide-ranging feature stories, entertainment and racing coverage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Road and Track 1947

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Sollis, Bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Haynes North America 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.2 Mini

Summary: Speed Racer is a natural behind the wheel of his thunderous Mach 5. With the support of Pops and Mom Racer, girlfriend Trixie, younger brother Spritle and the mysterious Racer X, Speed takes on fierce competitors to save his family's business and protect the sport he loves. When Speed steps on the track, it's not just a race.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Speed 2008

Floca, Brian.

Summary: An exciting day at the races highlights the letters of the alphabet as a variety of automobiles burn fuel speeding through the curves of the track.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC FLO

O'Ryan, Ray

Summary: "Picked to represent their planet Nebulon in the Interstellar Space Race, Zack and his friends navigate their specially designed car through an underwater maze, around planetary rings, and through the stars! But when trouble stirs within the team, Zack must take charge. Can he lead them to victory?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ORY

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