Dan Liebman is a magazine writer and the author of many children's books. He is a specialist in plain language for both young and adult readers.
The combination of good photos and short text will make this a useful addition to libraries with a perennial demand for 'community helper' books for young children.--Carolyn Phelan"Booklist" (06/01/2000) The book stresses the friendliness of police officers and how they 'enjoy helping people.'--Kate Kohlbeck"School Library Journal" (09/01/2000) These colorful titles feature candid photographs of friendly community helpers in different situations with accompanying texts describing what each professional is doing... Shows police officers performing their duties on horseback, on bicycles, and in airplanes. Readers also see forest rangers, coast guards, and neighborhood patrols in action... Recommended for schools and public libraries.-- (04/03/2000)