My Buddy’s a Hero — And I Didn’t Even Know It

Title: My Buddy's a Hero — And I Didn’t Even Know It
Published by: Context Productions
Release Date: September 2018
Contributors: Kristie Kiernan Bouryal
Genre: ,
Pages: 36

In this true story, a retired lieutenant in the Fire Department of the City of New York (FDNY) for the first time shares his brave September 11, 2001 experience with his grandchildren. Countless stories of ordinary people doing extraordinary things surround us, but revealing their stories takes know-how. Through this authentic story and others in the series, kids increase their awareness about 9/11 and everyday heroes. They also learn how to ask probing questions and become active listeners and curious learners seeking context.

"My Buddy's a Hero — And I Didn't Even Know It" is the first book of the Discovering Heroes™ series of books for kids of all ages, especially 7-11. "Remembering Heroes" is the second book in the series. "9/11 Courage and Tributes" is the third.

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Remembering Heroes

Remembering HeroesTitle: Remembering Heroes
Published by: Context Productions
Release Date: February 2019
Contributors: Kristie Kiernan Bouryal
Genre: ,
Pages: 46

In this story, based on true events, Tyler, Olivia and Sophia join their grandparents at a memorial service for September 11, 2001 at the Fire Department of the City of New York's Rescue Company 1. There, they learn about some of their grandparents' brave friends, everyday heroes and uncover a lot they never knew about America's darkest day by asking questions and actively listening. Join in their discoveries. Together, we can help the kids of today and tomorrow to never forget.

"Remembering Heroes" is the second book in the Discovering Heroes™ series of books for kids of all ages, especially seven through 11. "My Buddy's a Hero - And I Didn't Even Know It" is the first book in the series. "9/11 Courage and Tributes" is the third.

Buy Hardcover for $24.99 and support the FDNY

Buy Paperback for $12.99

Buy Kindle Edition for $4.99