Freight Train Trip! (Board book)

A Lift-the-Flap Adventure

By Susanna Leonard Hill, Ana Martín Larrañaga (Illustrator)

Little Simon, 9781416978336, 12pp.

Publication Date: September 8, 2009

List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

The freight train’s pulling from the yard.
The locomotive’s working hard.
“Safe trip!” calls the station master.
Chugga chugga, the train rolls faster.

Susanna Leonard Hill's rhythmic text and Ana Martin Larranaga's simple but enticing art will take young readers on an adventurous freight train trip! Kids can lift the10 flaps throughout the book to make their reading experience more fun! This interactive book that's shaped like a freight train is perfect for young children who are going on a train for the first--or the one-hundredth--time!


About the Author

Susanna Leonard Hill is the award-winning author of nearly a dozen books for children, including Punxsutawney Phyllis (A Booklist Children’s Pick and Amelia Bloomer Project choice); No Sword Fighting in the House (a Junior Library Guild selection); Can’t Sleep Without Sheep (a Children’s Book of the Month); and Not Yet, Rose (a Gold Mom’s Choice Award winner). She lives in New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley with her husband, children, and two rescue dogs. She loves chocolate, animals, and being outdoors.

Ana Martin Larrañaga lives with her family in Germany. She doesn't have a dog or a goat but is always thinking of getting one (maybe because her eldest son asks for one of each constantly). She is the illustrator of more than 60 children's books.