HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

On the Track... There and Back by Rev. W.…
Loading...

On the Track... There and Back

by Rev. W. Awdry

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
241443,774 (5)None

None.

None
Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Time Machine
Thomas is So Busy, from Morning to Night, March 10, 2005

It's a quick `good morning Percy' and Thomas is off in this two-part story about his busy day. In the first part of the boardbook ("On the track...") Thomas scurries about with his coaches, Annie and Clarabel, until it is time to go to the quarry where he helps Mavis and Toby with some Troublesome Trucks.

In the second book ("There and back again") Thomas is off to the mountains and down to the harbor hauling freight. Along the way he sees Bertie and Cranky (who is in the background). Then, errands done, we are told Thomas is off to get a bath before going to bed. The last two pages show James and Thomas falling asleep in the sheds.

Though the book is oddly divided into two different stories (you have to turn the book over to continue with the second book) it only slows down the read slightly. With colorful, friendly pictures this a good choice for younger Thomas enthusiasts (baby to 2½ years of age).

Note: for slightly older Thomas fans the "Railway Series Boxed Set (Railway)" collection is nice. ( )
  PamFamilyLibrary | Jul 27, 2016 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0375827749, Board book)

Thomas has so much to do! First he carries his passengers along his branch line, then he delivers freight to the harbor, plus someone has to keep those Troublesome Trucks in line at the quarry! Read about Thomas’s busy morning and then turn the book around to read his afternoon adventures in this fun new format. A simple rhyming look at a day in the life of a Really Useful Engine, which is perfect for Thomas’s youngest fans.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:11:31 -0400)

Thomas the tank engine goes about his daily routine.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.
1 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (5)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3
3.5
4
4.5
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,427,770 books! | Top bar: Always visible