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A Fire Engine for Ruthie

Title

A Fire Engine for Ruthie

Authors

Leslea Newman

Illustrator

Cyd Moore

Publisher

Clarion Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2004

ISBN

9780618159895

Genre

realism

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; gender nonconformity

WorldCat Annotation

Ruthie's Nana suggests playing tea party and fashion show during their visit, but Ruthie is much more interested in the vehicles that a neighbor boy is playing with as they pass his house each day.

Age Range

PK-1

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Amelia Bloomer List,2006 ALA Social Responsiblities Round Table (SRRT) ; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson

Keywords

trucks; toys; play; grandmothers

Item Type

Fiction