Tow Truck Joe Makes a Splash (Hardcover)
One for all! All for one!
We can fix it! Let’s have fun!
It’s a hot summer day in Motor City and Joe the Tow and Patch the Pup are very busy! When a back-up at the Splash ’n’ Shine car wash causes a delay, Patch and Joe need help from their friends to save the day. There’s no job too big for the Motor City friends when they work together!
June Sobel is the talented author of The Goodnight Train books illustrated by Laura Huliska-Beith; the Tow Truck Joe series illustrated by Patrick Corrigan; B Is for Bulldozer: A Construction ABC, illustrated by Melissa Iwai; and Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC, illustrated by Henry Cole. She lives in Westlake Village, California. www.junesobel.com.
Patrick Corrigan began drawing and designing arts and crafts from a young age. He studied ceramics at University, trained as an art teacher and eventually become an Art Director at a design studio. Whilst there he designed well over 500 educational and picture books. He uses Photoshop, Illustrator, and sometimes even real art equipment to create his work. He lives in London with his wife, Dulcie, and their cat, Forbes.
"Summer blues are washed clean away in this cheery, bubbly, truck-filled adventure....Gentle rhymes convey an even gentler storyline, with a happy ending for one and all. The real treat, however, lies in the tiny details hidden in the art. Sharp-eyed adults may enjoy peeking at background signs and buildings....Best of all, the summer season comes through loud and clear on each and every page....Unchallenging, easygoing summertime fun guaranteed to please young truck aficionados."—Kirkus —