Train! by Judi Abbot

The Good Book Guide logo The Good Book Guide Review. Little Elephant loves trains. One day, on a train he meets a cat who loves planes, a penguin who loves cars, and a rabbit who loves diggers. Each wants to play with its own toy. Can they learn to play together and be friends? Bright, bold pictures make this story about sharing and friendship fun. (Ages 2–5)
~ Andrea Rayner


Train! by Judi Abbot

Join Little Elephant and his friends in this fantastically fun story for toddlers who LOVE trains, planes, cars and diggers. The perfect picture book for any child obsessed with things that go! Help little ones learn about playing together and sharing too. Little Elephant LOVES trains! But Cat wants to play with his plane. Penguin wants to play with his car. And Rabbit would rather play with his digger. How will they learn to play together? A joy to read aloud, preschoolers will love chanting along with the inventive rhythmic section in the middle of the story. With fresh and funny illustrations from Judi Abbot (The Biggest Kiss and The Perfect Hug), Train! is a book that you won't mind reading again and again...and again!

About the Author

Judi was born in Italy but now lives in North London with her family. She studied Illustration at art school in Milan. She usually works with acrylics, collage and colour pencils. When Judi's not painting she loves discovering the secret world of animals and travelling the world!

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3


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Publication date

4th August 2014



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