Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
By Virginia Lee Burton
75th Anniversary Edition with bonus audiobook read by Matthew Broderick
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company © 1939
Mike Mulligan is the operator of his faithful steam shovel named Mary Anne. Mary Anne and Mike are determined not to be overthrown by modern machinery and under pressure to show Mary Anne at her best, Mike digs the foundation for the local town hall of Popperville and forgets to leave a way out for Mary Anne. Read on to see how Mary Anne and Mike are saved by the townspeople!
Also by Virginia Lee Burton