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Amazing Machines: Patrolling Police Cars

Amazing Machines: Patrolling Police Cars (Paperback)

By Mitton, Tony
Illustrated by Parker, Ant

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Drive the streets with some cool animal characters in this vibrant, rhyming picture book about police cars and their officer crew.

ISBN 9780753442715
Barcode 9780753442715
Published 1 February 2019 by Kingfisher Books Ltd
Format Paperback
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Series Amazing Machines
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ISBN-13 9780753442715
ISBN-10 075344271X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Kingfisher Books Ltd
Imprint Kingfisher Books Ltd
Publication Date 1 February 2019
International Publication Date 18 October 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Mitton, Tony
Illustrated by Parker, Ant
Series Amazing Machines
Category Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions Width: 203mm
Height: 203mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 90g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
Library of Congress Police vehicles - Pictorial works - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 629.225
Catalogue Code 964172

Description of this Book

Patrol the streets with some cool animal drivers in this cheerful picture book all about police cars. Lively wordplay, vibrant art, plus a visual dictionary, make this title a must-have for bookshelves everywhere. This book is filled with humorous rhyming text by the award-winning poet Tony Mitton, which perfectly complements Ant Parker's bold, bright illustrations. A picture dictionary identifying police car parts builds vocabulary and makes learning about police cars exciting and fun.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Ant Parker is known for his distinctive, vibrant work in books such as Charlie Chick. His artwork has been animated for BBC Children's TV and he has illustrated all the books in the bestselling Amazing Machines series. His other titles include the pop-up counting book 10 Little Monsters, and an I Am Reading title: JJ Rabbit and the Monster. Ant lives in London. Tony Mitton has been writing since he was 9. He began writing specifically for children while still working as a primary school and special needs teacher. He now works full-time as a writer and sometimes performs his poems in schools and libraries, mainly in the UK. Tony has written all the picture books in the bestselling Amazing Machines series. His other picture books include Down by the Cool of the Pool (with Guy Parker-Rees) and The Somethingosaur (with Russell Ayto).

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