In this story, 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 asking questions and actively listening, 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. Join in their discoveries. Help the kids of today and tomorrow to never forget.
"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 in the series. “My Buddy’s a Hero – And I Didn’t Even Know It” is the first.
About the Author
Kristie has received numerous awards and recognition throughout her distinguished career, including an International Business Award for Brand Renovation from the Stevie® Awards; Gold Quill Excellence Awards from The International Association of Business Communicators; multiple Gold Hermes Creative Awards from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals; the Chairman's Prize for Innovation at The Associated Press; and the news industry's prestigious Peabody Award.
Kristie is a graduate of Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. She is a loving wife, sister, aunt and the oldest of four girls born to a now retired nurse and a former lieutenant in the Fire Department of the City of New York's elite rescue units. Kristie was born and raised in Staten Island, New York and currently resides in New Jersey with her husband.