Fireboat: the heroic adventures of the John J. Harvey

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Scholastic, Inc., 2003 - Boats and boating
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A fireboat, launched in 1931, is retired after many years of fighting fires along the Hudson River, but is saved from being scrapped and then called into service again on September 11, 2001.

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The illustrations are engaging and colorful. - Goodreads
Though emotionally hard to read over and over... - Goodreads
I really enjoyed the illustrations. - Goodreads
They were engaged and the illustrations were great. - Goodreads
The Harvey had very interesting illustrations. - Goodreads
I really liked the illustrations in this book. - Goodreads

Review: Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey

User Review  - Kendal Dastrup - Goodreads

In Fireboat by Maira Kalman we learn about a retired Fireboat that some friends purchased together just for the heck of it. They friends pooled money together and restored the old boat to good as new ... Read full review

Review: Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey

User Review  - Chloey Jones - Goodreads

An old rusted up boat is just about at the end of it's life when it gets pulled out of water when it is miraculously is given a second chance. Some friends saw the fireboat, John J. Harvey, and ... Read full review

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