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Steam Train, Dream Train

By Regan McMahon, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Jolly animals load a train in this dream of a bedtime book.

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This delightful book for the younger set has the look and feel of a classic. It's fun to see the cheerful animals busily doing their job in the inky blue night. The action gets increasingly wacky, as elephants squirt different-colored liquids into tankers and live dinosaurs become part of the cargo. It's a fun fantasy that ends safely back in the bedroom of a sleeping (and presumably dreaming) boy, whose train set rests on the floor below him. A wonderful choice of bedtime reading for train lovers, animal fans, and anyone with an upbeat sense of humor.

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