The Fire Cat

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Harper Collins, Sep 7, 1983 - Juvenile Fiction - 64 pages
26 Reviews
Pickles is a young cat with big paws and big plans. But all he can find to do is chase other cats, until he is adopted by the local firehouse.

Knowing that this is his chance to do big things, Pickles works hard to be a good fire cat. He learns to jump on a fire truck. He learns to help put out a fire, and he even helps out in a rescue!

Beginning readers will cheer when Pickle's dream finally comes true.


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User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

My 6 year old wants to be a fire chief someday. I thought this book would be an excellent way to teach him to read. He loved it and I hope he will learn to read it! Read full review

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User Review  - Becky - Goodreads

I enjoyed revisiting The Fire Cat by Esther Averill. I read this one many times as a child. But I had no idea it was part of a larger series of books, the Cat Club series by Esther Averill. The Fire ... Read full review


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Esther Averill is the author and illustrator of many books for children, including the well-known Cat Club stories about Jenny Linsky and her friends.

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