Popular Children’s Book Character Discovers the Benefits of Public Transit
Jeremy Jackrabbit, the beloved children’s book character, is back and he’s riding Valley Metro! Jeremy Jackrabbit Hops on Board is the newest title in a series of Jeremy Jackrabbit adventure books. Jeremy discovers the benefits of using alternative modes of transportation as he rides a bike and Valley Metro to the circus.
Valley Metro partnered with local authors, Sasha and Rodney Glassman, to hold an art contest to promote the book and showcase young talent. Student artwork is featured throughout the book and each kindergarten student across the region will receive a copy of the book. On September 8, Valley Metro, ASU and the Arizona Coyotes hosted a book launch. The launch featured the book’s first public reading with surprise celebrity guests and a book signing with the local student illustrators.