Publication Date: December 24, 2018
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Ages 3 And Under, Grades P And Under
A father’s love for his son goes zoom, swoosh, vroom, boom! in this energetic, adventurous, action-packed board book tribute to fathers and sons.
The bond between a father and his son is as powerful as a rocket ship blasting into space, a giant whale splashing across the ocean, and booming, colorful fireworks lighting up the night sky. Celebrating that one-of-a-kind relationship between Dad and his favorite little guy, If My Love Were a Fire Truck is a rhyming love song from fathers to sons that will become a cherished part of their lives for many years to come.
A Bank Street College of Education 2018 Best Children’s Book of the Year
“This bedtime story reassures and entertains. A guaranteed hit for vehicle lovers.”—School Library Journal
“an uplifting message of comfort and commitment.”—Publishers Weekly
“An opening for parent-child pairs to use their own imaginations to see where love will take them.”—Kirkus
“Luke Reynolds offers extravagant metaphors for paternal affections…a series of tenderhearted comparisons matched with colorful, exuberant pictures by Jeff Mack.”—The Wall Street Journal
“a lovely bedtime story offering reassurance in a fun way.”—The Washington Post
“A memorable bedtime lullaby that compares a father’s love for his son with all the fantastic things he loves—from fire trucks to rocket ships to wild animals.”—readbrightly.com