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The Firefighters

By Sue Whiting
Illustrated by Donna Rawlins

A lively picture book about firefighters – imaginary and real!

Jack, Mia, the narrator and their teacher, Mrs Iverson, are pretending to be firefighters and zoom through the playground in their pretend fire engines. Just when they think their adventure is over, a real fire engine with real firefighters on board arrives for a surprise visit!

  • Captures the joy of imaginative play and the excitement of meeting childhood heroes.
  • Fantastic read-aloud text with noises and sounds for children to join in with.
  • International Firefighter’s Day is 4th May.

About the author

Sue Whiting worked as a primary school teacher until she turned to writing. Her first book, Mistie's Magic, was published in 2000. She has now written more than fifty children's books and works as an editor. She lives with her two children and husband in a small coastal village south of Sydney.

About the illustrator

Donna Rawlins was born in Sunshine, Australia, but now lives in Sydney. She came to children's book illustration from a background in the print and publishing industries where she worked as a darkroom operator, graphic designer, silkscreen and offset printer, book designer and editor.

ISBN: 9781921150296
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: April 7, 2008
Dimensions: 230 x 270mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $31.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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