The Firefighters by Sue Whiting


The Firefighters by Sue Whiting

This is a lively picture book about firefighters - imaginary and real! 'Eee-orr! Eee-Orr! Eee-Orr! Our fire engines are fast and noisy - just like the real ones.' From sounding the siren to speeding off in their fire engines (cardboard boxes will do), from finding the fire to expertly putting it out, the children love playing firefighters with Mrs Iverson. They are brave and strong, just like real firefighters. And after a hard day of fighting fires, nothing is better than having two real live firefighters come to visit and getting to climb aboard their big, red, shiny fire engine! It captures the joy of imaginative play and the excitement of meeting childhood heroes. It is a fantastic read-aloud text with noises and sounds for children to join in with.

About the Author

Sue Whiting is a former teacher who divides her time between working as a children's book editor and writing books for young people. She lives near Sydney, Australia. Donna Rawlins is an art teacher and award-winning illustrator who has created many books for children during her long career. She lives in Sydney, Australia.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 3+


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Publication date

4th April 2011



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