Readers will find loads of interesting facts and information, as well as experience the thrills and chills of these jobs. The books will appeal to readers of all ages, with their action-packed, glossy photographs that give up-close and personal insight into the perils of those who hold such emergency response positions. The series offers readers high interest nonfiction texts that are accessible for independent reading. The captioned, full-color photographs, inset photographs, labeled diagrams, and maps offer detailed information. In addition to a timeline, the historic origin of each emergency responder is explained in detail within the text. Recommend the books to readers interested in real-life superheroes and their dangerous jobs. Glossary. Websites. Table of Contents. Index.
- Amy Merrill, Librarian & Reading Specialist, Calvin Coolidge Elementary School, Binghamton, New York