Check out some of our favorite picture books about cars, transportation and STEAM!


All the Way to Havana by Margarita Engle, Mike Curato
This melodious read tells the story of one Cuban family and their beloved old car, Cara Cara as they make their way to Havana. #roadtrip #cars #family

Just Us Women by Jeannette Caines, Pat Cummings
Join Aunt Martha and her young niece as they plan and take a road trip to North Carolina at their own speed. #cars #family #roadtrip

Race Car Dreams by Sharon Chriscoe, Dave Mottram
This book is a perfect bedtime story. After a zippy race car has a tiring day at the track, he gets ready for bed before dreaming of its next big race! #racing #cars

My Papi has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero, Zeke Peña
Daisy Ramona and her papi, father, ride his motorcycle around her neighborhood and take in the sights. #motorcycles #family

Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty, David Roberts
A horrible smell has filled Ada’s house and this intrepid young scientist is determined to find the cause using science and experimentation. #STEAM

The Bot that Scott Built by Kim Norman, Agnese Baruzzi
Young Scott builds his very own robot that gets up to a ton of trouble. Can Scott’s bot fix all the problems it has caused? #STEAM #design

Cece Loves Science by Kimberly Derting, Shelli R. Johannes
Curious Cece has lots of questions about everything. Her upcoming science project gives her a chance to investigate a question that’s been on her mind. #STEAM