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And the Train Goes...

By William Bee
Illustrated by William Bee

All aboard the train for this cumulative picture book, full of delicious read-aloud sounds!

Join the eclectic and eccentric passengers on the train: ladies off to the races, chattering children on a school trip, business men going to the city, chickens off to market ... and all the while the train goes Clickerty Click Clickerty Clack ... Chuff Chuff Chufferty Chuff ... Woo Woooooo!

  • Children will love joining in with the noisy characters and spotting fun details on every page.
  • With colourful retro art, reminiscent of 1950s children's TV favourite Ivor the Engine, this book is perfect for train lovers of all ages!
  • "Children fond of chuffing like a train will find their pleasure ramped up to a whole new level. Cheerful and spirited, this is one of those welcome picture books that turns the bedtime story into live entertainment." - The Independent

About the author

William Bee was born in London, but now lives in the Suffolk countryside. He is the author-illustrator of And the Train Goes…, And the Cars Go…, Whatever, Beware of the Frog, Migloo's Day and Migloo's Weekend; and the author of Worst in Show, illustrated by Kate Hindley. As well as writing children's books, he races a vintage sports car, is an international skier and, when at home, tends his lawns and meadow. William Bee loves ... dashboards, apple trees, Michael Caine, number threes, steam trains, Lego, and supersonic planes. He likes to ask lots of questions, too. Find William Bee online at www.williambee.com and on Twitter as @williambeebooks.

About the illustrator

www.williambee.com

ISBN: 9781406344882
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2013
Dimensions: 270 x 240mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 30/07/18 at 00:17:54
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