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Smokin' Dragsters and Funny Cars

Series: Fast Wheels!

By Jim Gigliotti

SMOKIN' DRAGSTERS AND FUNNY CARS explores the personalities, the history, and the crazy cars associated with the wild world of drag racing. Readers get a look into the different types of drag racing—and a "day at the races" for an exciting you-are-there feeling.


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"Chapters have young race fan appeal in a clear, readable format ...Racing enthusiasts will gravitate to these books, as will reluctant readers."

Library Media Connection, October 2014

"…does a clear job of describing the history of drag racing and explaining the differences between different types of cars and events."

South Sound Book Review Council, July 31, 2014

"…written with easy-to-read language but also a good amount of subject specific vocabulary…a good addition to a library with readers interested in cars who want to learn about a variety of different cars and racing events."

Richardson Independent School District, January 29, 2014

"…a good addition to an elementary or middle school collection for casual reading."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, March 2014

"Fans of fast cars will enjoy this entry…"

Southwest Ohio and Neighboring Libraries, posted April 10, 2014

"…sure to appeal to young fans."

Book Buzz, February 2014

"The leveled texts should appeal to reluctant readers, who will be drawn to the topic ..."

The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2014

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