Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Police: Hurrying! Helping! Saving!” as Want to Read:
Police: Hurrying! Helping! Saving!
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Police: Hurrying! Helping! Saving!

3.4 of 5 stars 3.40  ·  rating details  ·  47 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Police rush off to start their day. Who know what jobs will come their way! Police keep us safe and protect us. They direct traffic, give directions, and provide first aid. The police are our friends! A lively text combined with Viviana Garofoli’s child-friendly digital illustration show what it is really like to protect and to serve.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 2008 by Two Lions
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Police, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Police

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 98)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Marie
Excellent for young children learning about community helpers. The book gives an overview of many of the roles police officers serve, all in a unstrained rhyme. Bright, clean illustrations are full of action.
Kim
Rhyming text and illustrations rich with environmental print introduce preschoolers to police officers and the work they do. Pictures include male, female, African American, mounted and K9 officers.
Michelle
A little sillier than the firefighting book by the same author but still well done. I especially love the "cops" chasing the burglar who robbed the candy store and is leaving a trail of suckers.
Katie
An excellent look at the wide variety of jobs policemen can do. The kids loved hearing about police in boats, riding on horses etc. Part of a Community Helpers unit
Ellee
I think I liked the rhythm of the Firefighter book better, but my 3-year-old son loves them both, which is the real test for these!
Vicki
What does a police officer do? Some ride horses, some handle police dogs, motorcycles - who knew?
Paula

Illustrations and rhyming text celebrate police officers and what they do.
Kaycie
Kaycie added it
Oct 11, 2014
Christine Joy
Christine Joy marked it as to-read
Oct 06, 2014
Stacey Kruhm
Stacey Kruhm marked it as to-read
Oct 04, 2014
Jywanza
Jywanza marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2014
Shanalee
Shanalee marked it as to-read
Aug 22, 2014
Zonrangri Bang
Zonrangri Bang marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2014
Marianne Jean
Marianne Jean marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2014
Crystal
Crystal marked it as to-read
Jun 19, 2014
Erica
Erica marked it as to-read
May 13, 2014
Johnortiz
Johnortiz marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2014
Mayling Chua
Mayling Chua marked it as to-read
Apr 13, 2014
Winnie Đặng
Winnie Đặng marked it as to-read
Mar 17, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Patricia Hubbell has been writing poetry since she was eleven years old.
In 1998, her Wrapping Paper Romp was selected as a Parents Magazine Book of the Year.
Patricia Hubbell lives with her husband, Harold Hornstein, in Easton, Connecticut, the small town where she was born.
Remembering how much their children and grandchildren loved to bounce when they were very young prompted her to write Bounc...more
More about Patricia Hubbell...
Cars: Rushing! Honking! Zooming! Trains: Steaming! Pulling! Huffing! Firefighters!: Speeding! Spraying! Saving! Shaggy Dogs, Waggy Dogs Snow Happy!

Share This Book