"A concise text and clear, colorful pictures explain the different ways fires are fought." -- -- ALA Booklist
"Conveys the excitement and teamwork necessary in fire-fighting." -- -- School Library Journal
From the Back Cover
The alarm sounds. Fire! Fire! Big trucks roll out of the firehouse and race to the scene. Out come the soft hoses and aerial ladders. Whether the fire is in the city or in the country, on the waterfront or in a deep forest, firefighters are on the scene in moments, ready to attack the blaze.