one star because it is long he rescues a little bit of people hope good story and good rythym Charming Fun A family favorite The rhyming and predictability make it a great story. Big hit with my preschooler and kindergartener We ve read this lots The predictable text is fun for them. THANK YOU Fireman Small by snacksformaxIn honor of 9 11, today we re reviewing a book called Fireman Small by Wong Herbert Yee I came across this book at Half Price Books and couldn t not bring it home with us, especially with the anniversary of the tragedy coming up, giving all of us another chance to remember the great sacrifice made by so many first responders 12 years ago.Fireman Small, Snacks for Max, 5 snacksFireman Small is about a fireman in a small town who comes to the rescue for everything from a cat up a tree, to a child down a well, to a fire at the bakery Like the first responders at the Twin Towers, Fireman Small is brave and true of heart He puts his own needs like safety and sleep aside to help others The book tells the story of so many courageous firefighters all over the country and shares wonderful values that I want my son to embody.fireman small 2My favorite part of the book spoiler alert is when several people in town whose lives have been touched by Fireman Small gather at the firehouse to display their gratitude This, to me, is the greatest value of the book and is what 9 11 will always be for the United States of America Through the conversation started with this book, Max will grow up knowing that we owe a debt to not only the firefighters but also the police officers, EMTs, and other emergency officials all over the country who help us when we are in trouble.Besides the subject matter, Fireman Small is a great bedtime book because of the rhythm of the rhyme After each emergency, Fireman Small closes the shade, climbs into bed, and pulls up the covers.My uncle was a firefighter for many years in Kokomo, Indiana, and I have always admired his courage He has a new grandson and a five year old granddaughter who will be receiving a copy of this book for Christmas Because of the subject matter, the values, and the rhythm, Fireman Small deserves 5 snacks or starts, depending on your rating system. This modern fantasy poetry book could be used in the classroom for Preschool to first grade This was a cute little book that hit home with me with my dad being a firefighter Yee does a good job of using poetry and repetition to make this story relatable and easy to get lost in The calls that fireman small receives will have you smiling as you read It was a cute book with all the pictures that perfectly match the story line I would highly recommend this book if you are talking about firemen and or poetry. Amazing E Book, Fireman Small By Wong Herbert Yee This Is Very Good And Becomes The Main Topic To Read, The Readers Are Very Takjup And Always Take Inspiration From The Contents Of The Book Fireman Small, Essay By Wong Herbert Yee Is Now On Our Website And You Can Download It By Register What Are You Waiting For Please Read And Make A Refission For You This is a very cute story of a fireman the only firefighter this side of the bay who deals with a series of escalating problems alone Rescuing a kitty from a tree, a child from a well, and finally putting out a fire The use of rhythm is terrific, and the illustrations are great.I will note that it s unrealistic Real firefighters work in teams utilizing the buddy system, and a child who is really obsessed with firefighters will know that. Fireman Small just can t any sleep because he s the only fireman in the bay and he must always work to help everyone He saves the cat from the tree, the bunny from the well and the bakery that is on fire He finally can get some rest when his friends ring his doorbell to tell him thanks for all his help It s a humorous story and my kids enjoyed it. 24 months a very cute read, good use of repetition without being boring Great rhyming and story telling The unique artwork seemed familiar to Eek There s a Mouse In The House an GR confirmed it s the same author illustration, we love that one too We will have to search out and read of his titles.