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  • Published: 1 September 2015
  • ISBN: 9781782952824
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $19.99

The Little Fire Engine


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The story of one brave little fire engine and his driver by Graham Greene and Edward Ardizzone.

One day a shiny new fire engine arrives in Little Snoreing and Sam Trolley and the old-fashioned little fire engine are told they're not needed anymore.

But one evening a fire breaks out and all the new firemen are busy . . . Will the little fire engine be able to save the day?

  • Pub date: 1 September 2015
  • ISBN: 9781782952824
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 48
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Authors

Graham Greene

Graham Greene was born in 1904. He worked as a journalist and critic, and in 1940 became literary editor of the Spectator. He was later employed by the Foreign Office. As well as his many novels, Graham Greene wrote several collections of short stories, four travel books, six plays, three books of autobiography, two of biography and four books for children. He also wrote hundreds of essays, and film and book reviews. Graham Greene was a member of the Order of Merit and a Companion of Honour. He died in April 1991.

Edward Ardizzone

Edward Ardizzone (1900-1979) illustrated over 200 books and was awarded the Kate Greenaway Medal for Tim All Alone. He was awarded the CBE in 1971.


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