Both the visuals and the story are powerful! We learn how a fireboat from 1931 serves the city of New York, is retired and almost sold for scrap, restored by a group of loving... Read morePublished 1 day ago by KEB
This is the best children's story about 9/11 that we have read. It is interesting reading about the historical aspects of the fireboat. Read morePublished 20 days ago by T. Gossard
I have trouble reading this without tearing up, because I remember September 11, 2001 all too well - as does the rest of the adult population. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Patricia
I needed a book to introduce 9/11 to my daughter. This was a simple read and not too scary for my 9-year-old.Published 2 months ago by mommy2girls
Nice book...but recommended for kids 6 and up. Based on a true story. When I get to the 9/11 part I start sobbing. Hard to hold back the tears while reading this book to my son.Published 2 months ago by Firstinlastout
This is a wonderful story about the John J. Harvey. It includes the way the 70+ year old boat participated in the massive flotilla on 9/11 and then became part of the saving of... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Joan Hallowell
I love this book!!! My kids love this book!!! I love this book so much I give as a baby shower gift, it is a great way to tell the story of the terrorist attacks to young... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Candace Ramsahoi
A retired tugboat gets to help because of the tragedy of 911. Sad but informative! Excellantly done book! great pics!
Arrived early in great condition.
Beautiful story, breathless illustrations! Especially the colors....This book's a treasure to keep. My daughter and I enjoyed it very much!Published 10 months ago by Hoya