This Is the Firefighter (Hardcover)

By Laura Godwin, Julian Hector (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, 9781423108009, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2009

List Price: 15.99*
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The fire alarm sounds. The firefighter responds. He jumps in the fire truck and races to a daring rescue! Will he be able to save the trapped people in time? Luckily, there's a happy ending for everyone: This is the smokeAs it drifts far away.This is the glowAt the end of the day.This is the company --Eight-fifty-zeroThis is the firefighter.This is the hero. Get ready for an adventure as Laura Godwin and Julian Hector celebrate one of our bravest everyday heroes.

About the Author

Laura Godwin, also known as Nola Buck, is the author of many picture books for children, including "What the Baby Hears, Central Park Serenade, Barnyard Prayers, The Flower Girl, Little White Dog "and "Christmas in the Manger. "Born and raised in Alberta, Canada, she now lives in New York City.

Julian Hector is the author and illustrator of The Little Matador (July 2008). A graduate of Parsons The New School of Design, he lives and works in New York City.