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Freight Train Board Book (Caldecott Collection) (edition 1996)

by Donald Crews (Author), Donald Crews (Illustrator)

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Title:Freight Train Board Book (Caldecott Collection)
Authors:Donald Crews (Author)
Other authors:Donald Crews (Illustrator)
Info:Greenwillow Books (1996), 26 pages
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Tags:informational, transportation, outdoors

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Freight Train describes the different process of how train works and the different process the go through. Ages 3-6
  Myocom89 | Mar 22, 2017 |
There are pictures where it will show the reader what's inside a train.
  LorieZ03 | Mar 22, 2017 |
This books tells all about freight trains. The different parts and what they carry. ( )
  naemc | Mar 21, 2017 |
an informational story about a freight train and what they do
  Barbara69 | Mar 21, 2017 |
Very good illustrated and informational book about freight trains! ( )
  ambermescott | Mar 21, 2017 |
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This is a great book informing children about trains. It instills the different colors and what freight trains haul. Whether it's during the day or night, trains carry freight in different freight cars.

Ages: 3-5
Source: Pierce County Library System
 
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With due respect to Casey Jones, John Henry, The Rock Island Line, and the countless freight trains passed and passing the big house in Cottondale
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A train runs across this track.

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This book is a classroom favorite. Bright and easy colors, counting the train cars, learning about the kinds of train cars and what they haul, and all the action as the train moves along the track. My preschoolers all come away from it learning the word "trestle", which feels like a very grownup word in a preschooler's mouth.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 059042694X, Paperback)

Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.

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Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.

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