We Work at the Fire Station explores the special skills, tools, and uniforms needed to be a fire fighter. The contribution of the fire service to the wider community is emphasized, and children are encouraged to think about what it would be like to be a fire fighter themselves. The book's playful, unpredictable designs and high quality photographs attract and maintain a child's attention and provide opportunities for interaction and discussion. Helpful ideas are included to assist adults with different ways to use this book. Nonfiction book features such as a contents page, page numbers, and index make it a wonderful introductory book to learn about exciting workplaces.