Two Little Trains (Hardcover)
HarperCollins, 9780060283766, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 24, 2001
From two-time Caldecott Medal-winning artists Leo and Diane Dillon and beloved children’s book author Margaret Wise Brown comes Two Little Trains.
With simple, bouncy text and soft, beautiful illustrations, this story is perfect for fans of things that go!
“Sure to delight.” (Kirkus, starred review)
Two little trains went down the track, Two little trains went West. Puff, Puff, Puff and Chug, Chug, Chug, Two little trains to the west.
About the Author
Margaret Wise Brown, cherished for her unique ability to convey a child’s experience and perspective of the world, transformed the landscape of children’s literature with such beloved classics as Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny. Other perennial favorites by Ms. Brown include My World; Christmas in the Barn; The Dead Bird; North, South, East, West; and Good Day, Good Night.
Two-time Caldecott-winning illustrators Leo and Diane Dillon have illustrated over 25 books for children, and have received many honors, including two Coretta Scott King Awards and the Society of Illustrators Gold Medal. They live in Brooklyn, NY.
Praise For Two Little Trains…
— ALA Booklist (starred review)
“Sure to delight yet another generation of children.”
— Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“This beautiful new edition is in the same spirit as Brown’s Goodnight Moon and should please the same broad audience. It’s wonderful to have it back in such appropriate, and handsome, new garb.”
— Horn Book (starred review)