The Bedtime Train

The Bedtime Train Cover

The Bedtime Train

By Joy Cowley; Jamison Odone (Illustrator)

Front Street, Hardcover, 9781590784938, 1pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2008

A bedtime book for dads to share. When it's hard to go to sleep, watch out for Brad (who looks a lot like Dad ), engineer of the Bedtime Train. He'll take you to places wild (filled with bears and wolves and alligators) and full of adventures. Will that bridge tumble? Will those dinosaurs bite? Not to worry. The Bedtime Train is invincible, especially with Brad at the throttle and you in command And when you get home, sleep awaits you in a warm bed.

About the Author
Joy Cowley endeavors to bring "three gifts for the child: achievement, affirmation, and literature" in her early-reading stories. New Zealand, where she resides, awarded her its Commemorative Medal for her service to children's literature.

Jamison Odone graduated from the Art Institute of Boston. "The Bedtime Train "is the second book he has illustrated. The first one was "Honey Badgers," which he wrote. He lives in Ridgefield, Connecticut.