Author(s): Luke Reynolds; Jeff Mack (Illustrator)
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