The Man in the Red Bandanna

When Welles Crowther was a young boy, his father gave him a red bandanna, which he always carried with him. On September 11, 2001, Welles Remy Crowther saved numerous people from the upper floors of the World Trade Center South Tower. "The Man in the Red Bandanna" recounts and celebrates his heroism on that day. Welles' story carries an inspirational message that will resonate with adults as well as young children.

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  • Author : Honor Crowther Fagan
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Pages : 34 pages
  • ISBN : 9781481961929
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Man in the Red Bandanna

The Man in the Red Bandanna
  • Author : Honor Crowther Fagan
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release : 15 February 2013
GET THIS BOOKThe Man in the Red Bandanna

When Welles Crowther was a young boy, his father gave him a red bandanna, which he always carried with him. On September 11, 2001, Welles Remy Crowther saved numerous people from the upper floors of the World Trade Center South Tower. "The Man in the Red Bandanna" recounts and celebrates his heroism on that day. Welles' story carries an inspirational message that will resonate with adults as well as young children.

The Red Bandanna (Young Readers Adaptation)

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  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 05 September 2017
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Winner of the Christopher Award An ILA-CBC Children’s Choices Book A NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Book Welles Crowther did not see himself as hero. He was just an ordinary kid who played sports, volunteered at his local fire department, and eventually headed off to college and then Wall Street to start a career. Throughout it all, he always kept a red bandanna in his pocket, a gift from his father. On September 11, 2001, Welles was working on the 104th floor

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  • Release : 13 April 2009
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