A Fire Engine for Ruthie
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.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; gender roles
Amelia Bloomer List,2006 ALA Social Responsiblities Round Table (SRRT)
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson
trucks; toys; motorcycles; play; dress-up; dolls; grandmothers; acceptance
Newman, Lesléa, "A Fire Engine for Ruthie" (2004). Diverse Families. 11.