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911: The Book of Help

911: The Book of Help
A tribute and a reflection on the theme of help, inspired by the tragic events of the September 11 attacks.

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In 911: The Book of Help, award-winning writers share their responses to theSeptember 11, 2001 tragedy and describe the heroism of those who first rushed to help. This Marcato Book is so inspiring that the New York Times says of it: this slim collection of stories and essays stands out for its rich prose, its unusual reporting, its search for context, its reminder of wonders. Written by some of the best-known, most-honored authors who write for young readers, this book is a tribute and a reflection on the theme of help as it came into play during the tragic events of September From stories about firefighters and police officers to common citizens, 911: The Book of Help is an inspiring tribute to those who put their lives on the line to respond to the worst disasters that mankind can create Its contributors, who include Katherine Paterson, Joan Bauer, Susan Cooper, Virginia Euwer Wolff, and Walter Dean Myers, donated all the work in the book and fifty percent of the net proceeds will go to the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund, for the children and spouses of victims. This book is a must-read for all teens and parents. 

Product Number: KBK62676