These are short stories for children designed to help kids learn how to read and learn to love reading. Race to the Finish is a 'Reading Alone' reader, perfect for children who are proficient readers. These short stories for children develop the habit of reading widely for both pleasure and information. DK Reads proves that good reads build great readers. Follow five teams as they prepare and build their cars and bikes for the 50th Annual Creek Point Crazy Race. From the gas-guzzling V12 rally car and the new prototype dual fuel hybrid car to a modified "dualie" motorbike and the eco-friendly alternative powered-car find out about the advantages and disadvantages of the different engines, how they work and the possibilities for cool cars and bikes of the future. Who will win the race?