9/11 Courage and Tributes by Kristie Kiernan Bouryal is a book that will help us remember and discover the heroes of that day.
Now 18 years since our nation experienced one of the darkest moments in its history this book will help children to better understand that day, its aftermath and the bravery of the men and women who lost their lives and those who carried on.
9/11 Courage and Tributes is based on true events, Tyler, Olivia and Sophia, spend the weekend with their grandparents to learn more about September 11, 2001. The family visits very special tributes created to honor and remember people who lost their lives that day. By actively listening and asking questions, the kids learn about 9/11’s lasting impact and the courage of everyday heroes, including their role in our nation’s largest water evacuation.
Author Kristie Kiernan Bouryal wrote book to raise awareness to the events of the fateful day. The author has written three books in her *Discovering Heroes series, all based on true events. The author’s parents were the inspiration behind the series ( her father was a former lieutenant in the NYC Fire Department and her mother a former nurse).
*”9/11 Courage and Tributes” is the third book in the Discovering Heroes series of books for kids of all ages, especially 7-11. “Remembering Heroes” is the second and “My Buddy’s a Hero-And I didn’t even Know It” is the first.
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