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10 Best Train Books for Kids who Love Trains

Does your little boy or girl LIVE for trains? Do they eat, sleep and breathe Thomas the Tank Engine? Do you secretly breathe a sigh of relief when you catch a train at the crossing? Well you are not alone. Millions of little toddlers and preschoolers revel in the steam and steel and become TRAIN FANATICS!! If you have one of these children you are probably searching for a group of books to feed their desire for everything locomotive. Your are in luck…here are 10 great train books for you to rent from your local library! So ALL ABOARD and Full steam ahead!! Happy Reading

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10 Best Books for Kids who Love Trains:

  1. Smokey by Bill Peet
  2. Crack in the Track (Thomas the Tank Engine Story)
  3. Little Train by Lois Lenski
  4. The Little Engine that Could by Watty Piper
  5. Steam, Smoke, and Steel: Back in Time with Trains by Patrick O’Brien
  6. Big Book of Trains by DK Publishing
  7. The Goodnight Train by June Sobel
  8. The Potty Train by David Hochman
  9. Dinosaur Train by John Steven Gurney
  10. Freight Train by Donald Crews

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6 comments on “10 Best Train Books for Kids who Love Trains

  1. Helen Avila
    November 12, 2008

    what a gr8 stuff, no?

    • bianca
      December 28, 2011

      what a gr8 stuff what do you mean

  2. linda klink
    December 4, 2008

    My beautiful nephew, Lawrence, loves “Engine Ed” by Bonnie Worthington
    The illustrations are absolutely beautiful

    • Thank you Linda Klink! I was happy to see my book made this list if not by the the writer at least by our fans. :-) We love Engine Ed’s Colorful Train too. and you can check it out if you like (and the online educational train games based on the books main character) at EngineEd.com

  3. bianca
    December 28, 2011

    my brother loves coal train and wont shut up about them what do i do

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    February 2, 2013

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