Firefighters and the Sad Festival (Children’s Safety Series #3)
Police Friends and the Troubled Children is the third of the Children’s Safety Series by J.B. Pokoo-Aikins. It is made up of African stories that provide entertainment as well as safety guidelines that can help children to stay safe.
In this book, the author educates the reader about fire safety measures and how one can successfully fight fires. The reader-friendly nature of the book, resulting from the author’s creativity as he weaves in stories about the destructive nature of fires, makes it easy for the reader to understand and relate to the issue being addressed. The reader is also enlightened about the work of fire personnel and how some fire appliances are used.
Suitable for children at the basic level.
J.B. Pokoo-Aikins is a Senior Police Officer who attended St. Augustine's College, Cape Coast and acquired his Master's Degree in Library Studies at the University of Ghana, Legon and a Bachelor's Degree in Publishing at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi. He has other qualificationsin Law Enforcement. The author is a native of Cape Coast and currently a Ghana Police Librarian and a Directing Staff at the Ghana Police College, Accra, Ghana.
He has written other children's storybooks including 'Police Friends and the Troubled Children', 'Our Safe Future' and 'Firefighters and the Sad Festival'. His interests are in the fight against bribery, corruption and indiscipline, children's safety as well as helping Ghanaian farmers to uplift their morale and image.