Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey Maira Kalman

Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey

Author: Maira Kalman
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Book Title
Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
Author
Maira Kalman
ISBN
9780142403624
The John J. Harvey fireboat was the largest, fastest, shiniest fireboatof its time, but by 1995, the city didn't need old fireboats anymore. So the Harvey retired, until a group of friends decided to save it from the scrap heap. Then, one sunny September day in 2001, something so horrible happened that the whole world shook. And a call came from the fire department, asking if the Harvey could battle the roaring flames. In this inspiring true story, Maira Kalman brings a New York City icon to life and proves that old heroes never die.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Maira KalmanPublisher: Puffin BooksPublished: 08/04/2005ISBN: 9780142403624Pages: 48Weight: 0.46lbsSize: 9.98h x 9.92w x 0.18dReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/10/2005 pg. 64Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 63491 / Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. HarveyReading Level: 3.1 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The John J. Harvey fireboat was the largest, fastest, shiniest fireboatof its time, but by 1995, the city didn't need old fireboats anymore. So the Harvey retired, until a group of friends decided to save it from the scrap heap. Then, one sunny September day in 2001, something so horrible happened that the whole world shook. And a call came from the fire department, asking if the Harvey could battle the roaring flames. In this inspiring true story, Maira Kalman brings a New York City icon to life and proves that old heroes never die.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Maira Kalman
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 08/04/2005
ISBN: 9780142403624
Pages: 48
Weight: 0.46lbs
Size: 9.98h x 9.92w x 0.18d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/10/2005 pg. 64

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 63491 / Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
Reading Level: 3.1 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The John J. Harvey fireboat was the largest, fastest, shiniest fireboatof its time, but by 1995, the city didn't need old fireboats anymore. So the Harvey retired, until a group of friends decided to save it from the scrap heap. Then, one sunny September day in 2001, something so horrible happened that the whole world shook. And a call came from the fire department, asking if the Harvey could battle the roaring flames. In this inspiring true story, Maira Kalman brings a New York City icon to life and proves that old heroes never die.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Maira Kalman
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 08/04/2005
ISBN: 9780142403624
Pages: 48
Weight: 0.46lbs
Size: 9.98h x 9.92w x 0.18d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 10/10/2005 pg. 64

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 63491 / Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey
Reading Level: 3.1 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5