I drive a freight train

by Sarah Bridges

Publisher: Picture Window Books in Minneapolis, Minn

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Railroads -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Locomotive engineers -- Juvenile literature.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Sarah Bridges ; illustrated by Amy Bailey Muehlenhardt.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesWorking wheels
ContributionsMuehlenhardt, Amy Bailey, 1974-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTF148 .B72 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3407360M
ISBN 101404816070
LC Control Number2005023143

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Describes and illustrates how a freight train is operated. Caldecott Honor Award book showing vivid pictures of the components of a freight train. If you would like to order a copy of this book, you can find it on Am.

Donald Crews is the Caldecott Honor winning creator of many bestselling books for preschoolers and toddlers including Freight Train, Truck, and Ten Black Dots, all published by Greenwillow Books.

There's a green car carrying cattle, a purple boxcar with dry goods, and at the very front of the train, with churning wheels and a chimney smoking, is the mighty black steam train moves in a rainbow blur through tunnels, past cities, through day and through night, until it passes completely from view; its only.

Circle Time: Freight Train by Donald Crews We read Freight Train by Donald Crews. This is a very simple book with very few words on a page. The story introduces each train car, one by one, introducing its color and the kind of train car it is, as the train moves slowly down the track.

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I drive it all the time. I’m the engineer." The freight train is all loaded up and ready to go. The engineer is at the controls. It’s his job to deliver the freight, and there is a lot of it.

Cows and chickens are riding in the livestock car, furniture and toys in the boxcar/5(8). This classic children’s storybook Freight Train by Donald Crews is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.

For those children that are excited about trains it introduces the different types of carriages that a freight train has and for those that aren’t as interested in trains, it’s a great book to look at colours as each of the carriages is a different colour.

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Freight Train is a page children's picture book written and illustrated by Donald Crews and published by Greenwillow lacks any story, but rather describes the inner workings of a large cargo was named one of 's Caldecott Honor books. It has been included in such lists of top children's books as Anita Silvey's Best Books for Children and a "Top Children's.

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The freight train book Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Photographs and captions describe various cars of a freight train, including the locomotive, caboose, boxcars, hoppers, flatcars, piggyback cars, refrigerator cars, tank Pages:   Donald Crews takes his young readers for a ride on a traditional freight train pulled by a steam engine.

The cargo is loaded in colorful cars that blur together as the train picks up speed. Young train lovers will be intrigued by Crews's award-winning art.

Continue reading Show less4/5.There are freight trains and there are freight trains. I suppose it depends where you live in the world. Here is the UK most freight trains only have one locomotive and are mostly no more than a couple of hundred yards/metres long. That's a r.