Police Officers on Patrol

Police Officers on Patrol

By Kersten Hamilton; R. W. Alley (Illustrator)

Viking Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780670063154, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2009


A broken light might cause a crash! Who can help? Who is fast?

Officer Mike, on traffic patrol!

Situation? Under control! ?When people need help, we rock and roll!?

With Kersten Hamilton?s high-energy rhyming text that begs to be read aloud, and R. W. Alley?s warm and silly illustrations, this picture book is a fun and reassuring way to tell kids about what police offi - cers do.

?With a well-crafted text spiced with sound effects, this appealing picture book is highly recommended.?? Booklist, starred review for Red Truck

About the Author
Kersten Hamilton is the author of several picture books and many novels, including the middle grade Gadgets and Gears series and the critically acclaimed YA trilogy TheGoblin Wars. She splits her time between her home in Albuquerque, New Mexico, andher farm in Kentucky. For more about Kersten, please visit www.kerstenhamilton.com.

R.W. Alley is the illustrator for the popular Abbey Press series of Elf-help books, as well as an illustrator and writer of children's books. He lives in Barrington, Rhode Island, with his wife, daughter and son. See a wide variety of his works at: www.rwalley.com.