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Signed, Personalized Copies of THE OLD TRUCK + FREE enamel pin!


We're proud to offer signed,
personalized copies of

The Old Truck

by Jarrett Pumphrey
& Jerome Pumphrey

*Pre-order from BookPeople by 1/7/2020!*

NOTE: There's MORE swag to gain in this pre-order! Check out the updated information below



To order your signed, personalized copy & enamel pin:

  • Place the book(s) in your shopping cart.

  • In the comments field at checkout, indicate the name of the person you'd like the book signed to. You can even include a brief message for the author & illustrator to inscribe!

  • Complete checkout.

Look at this beautiful enamel pin! <3 Claim yours by preordering from us by Jan. 7th!











The Old Truck's Road Trip to Release

This pre-order campaign has grown!!!! Yes, you will still get an enamel pin, but you could also get an art print AND more fun goodies. Learn more about the campaign straight from Jarrett & Jerome Pumphrey:

  • Our old truck is hitting the road, headed for release.
  • ⁣Every pre-order of the book from BookPeople moves it another mile down the road.⁣
  • ⁣The more miles the old truck travels, the more FREE stuff it picks up on the way.⁣
  • ⁣When you pre-order from BookPeople, you get EVERYTHING the old truck is hauling when the book is released in January.
  • Currently, that includes a signed, personalized book, a FREE enamel pin, and a FREE limited edition print. Later, it could be all that and even more!
  • Every share, every mention, every new pre-order helps EVERYONE get more FREE stuff as a huge thanks from us!⁣ 


A young girl turns her imagination into action in this beautifully crafted and intricately designed debut picture book.

When is an old truck something more? On a small, bustling farm, a resilient and steadfast pickup works tirelessly alongside the family that lives there, and becomes a part of the dreams and ambitions of the family’s young daughter.

After long days and years of hard work leave the old truck rusting in the weeds, it’s time for the girl to roll up her sleeves. Soon she is running her own busy farm, and in the midst of all the repairing and restoring, it may be time to bring her faithful childhood companion back to life.

With an eye-catching retro design and cleverly nuanced illustrations, The Old Truck celebrates the rewards of determination and the value of imagination.


Jerome Pumphrey is an illustrator and a graphic designer at The Walt Disney Company. Originally from Houston, he now lives in Austin, Texas.


Jarrett Pumphrey is an author/illustrator and the former CEO of a tech startup. Originally from Houston, he now lives in Austin, Texas.

Thank you for supporting Jarrett and Jerome Pumphrey and your local, independent bookstore! 

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ISBN: 9781324005193
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Norton Young Readers - January 7th, 2020