Fire Engine For Ruthie

By Leslea Newman

Illustrated by Cyd Moore

Clarion Books

 

 

Book Description

Ruthie loves to visit Nana, but they don’t always like to play with the same things.  Ruthie loves fire engines and motorcycles, while Nana loves dolls and dress-up clothes. Nana’s neighbor, Brian, gets to play with fire engines and motorcycles.  So why doesn’t Ruthie?  Energetic illustrations capture the loving relationship between Ruthie and Nana in this insightful and sensitive story.