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Choo Choo The Runaway Engine (original 1937; edition 1965)

by Virginia Lee Burton (Author)

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A little engine decides it could go much faster without pulling all the other cars, so it takes off by itself.
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Title:Choo Choo The Runaway Engine
Authors:Virginia Lee Burton (Author)
Info:Scholastic (1965), Edition: Reprint
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Choo Choo: The Runaway Engine by Virginia Lee Burton (1937)

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  FalkenMatto | Jan 14, 2017 |
Others have told the same story since this.  I remember a Golden Book, and perhaps a Thomas the Tank Engine.  I'm sure that, in 1937, this was fine, and Burton's other works are terrific, but let this one go.... ( )
  Cheryl_in_CC_NV | Jun 6, 2016 |
A little train gets in trouble when she decides to race down the tracks by herself. ( )
  kidlit9 | Oct 2, 2008 |
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To my son Aris
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Once upon a time there was a little engine.
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Choo Choo (Original title: Choo Choo, The Story of a Little Engine Who Ran Away)
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