Synopses & Reviews
All aboard! "The Big Book of Trains" is setting off on a journey to explore the fastest, heaviest, longest, and most fantastic trains in the world. Features more than 50 of the world's most amazing trains, from the Bullet train (the fastest) and the Rocket (the oldest) to the Trans-Siberian Express (the longest scheduled train). Full color. plus gatefold.
Stunning photos with loads of fascinating detail. (Dallas Child, May 1999)
Older kids will pore over the technical details; younger children will love the close-up views. (Sesame Street Parents, August, 1999)
The Facts are as exciting as the pictures, and the sturdy, inexpensive hardcover book will stand up to the heavy use it will get from readers who want to pore over the details. (Booklist)