Synopses & Reviews
An exciting and modern reference book about emergency vehicles for emergent readers.
Emergency Vehicles is full of facts and engaging pictures of rescue vehicles hard at work. Big, annotated photos reveal exciting details of how fire trucks, ambulances, police cars, motorbikes, and helicopters really work. Alongside are explorations of more unusual vehicles that do spectacular jobs, from superscoopers to fireboats. The book highlights how team work between vehicles and crews is vital, for example in an hour-by-hour airport emergency. Clear layouts, simple words, and word-picture relationships make these books perfect for children first encountering information books and reading. Vetted by literacy experts.
Un libro lleno de datos y atractivas fotografías de vehículos de emergencia en acción. Las fotos revelan detalles de cómo los camiones de bomberos, las ambulancias, los autos de policía, las motocicletas y los helicópteros funcionan. ¡A todos los niños les encantará!
About the Author
Penny Arlon writes children's nonfiction, taking inspiration from her own children. Her books range from preschool titles to family reference books, and include the Art Attack books, based on the award-winning CITV (UK) children's television program, and all 14 titles in Dorling Kindersley's Eye Know series.