How do little car and truck lovers go to sleep? VROOOM. . . VROoom. . . VRooom. . . Vrooom. . . vrooom. . . ooommm m m m . . .
These two sweet, bedtime books are a huge hit. Both feature a particular type of car or truck after they have worked all day. Both have a similar refrain where the reader bids the vehicle “goodnight.”
Off Go Their Engines, Off Go Their Lights by Janice Milusich and David Gordon (Penguin Group, 2008) is set in a city, where a taxi picks up its last fare and follows it through the city—past a red pumper truck, a brown delivery truck, and a police car—as all the working cars and trucks end their day.