Gross Jobs

Cover: Gross Jobs Spread: Gross Jobs

Kids love gross things! Tap into this natural interest and hook young readers with an exploration of some gross, messy, and nasty jobs that are important to our society. Each book in the Gross Jobs series describes the importance and responsibilities of a particular job through full-color photographs and informative sidebars with details about their daily tasks, problems they encounter, and the technology they use to get their jobs done. Even the most reluctant readers will be engaged in the Gross Jobs series.

Individual Titles

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Gross Jobs (8 titles)
Bug Exterminator 4.3
Compost Center Operator 4.3
Garbage Collector 3.3
Large Animal Veterinarian 4.2
Oil Worker 4.4
Pig Farmer 4.3
Portable Toilet Cleaner 3.7
Sewer Inspector 3.8
  • New! Fall 2017
  • New! Spring 2017



  • Graphics: Full-color photographs
  • Reinforced book (9781631437885): 8 x 9.5, © 2015
  • Hosted ebook (9781631439544): 8 x 9.5, © 2015
  • Subject: Science/Tech
  • Series: Gross Jobs


  • Suggested Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Suggested Reading Level: Grade 3

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