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The Little Engine That Could

Piper, Watty (Book - 1990)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Little Engine That Could
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When the other engines refuse, the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of toys and good food over the mountain.
Authors: Piper, Watty, pseud
Title: The little engine that could
Publisher: New York : Platt & Munk, 1990.
Edition: 60th anniversary ed.
Characteristics: [43] p. :,col. ill. ;,23 x 25 cm.
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Summary: When the other engines refuse, the Little Blue Engine tries to pull a stranded train full of toys and good food over the mountain.
Local Note: 1 2 5 6 7 9 11 13 14 15
Core Youth
Additional Contributors: Hauman, George
Hauman, Doris
ISBN: 0448400413
9780448400419
Statement of Responsibility: retold by Watty Piper ; illustrated by George & Doris Hauman
Subject Headings: Locomotives Juvenile fiction. Toys Juvenile fiction.
Topical Term: Locomotives
Toys
LCCN: 89081287
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Cute, detailed illustrations

"The power of a positive attitude, determination, desire, and never gving up" from book Everything I Need to Know I learned from a Children's Book edited by Anita Silvey p.155

Jul 22, 2011
  • Mum_of_2 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Classic story. Great illustrations! You can almost hear the different voices of the various trains.

Jul 19, 2010
  • BlackPhoenix rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A great children's book with a message that you'll carry with you through life.

Jul 27, 2009
  • rrogan rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

A great classic that even my one year old likes....however it is a bit long to read the whole story. It is better suited for 3 years and up. Great illstrations

Mar 07, 2008
  • reviewer rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

Loren Long's illustrations are dark & grotesque & add nothing to Watty Piper's classic story.

Mar 04, 2008
  • reviewer rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Timeless children's classic about optimism, work ethic, and service to others.

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Jul 14, 2014
  • red_lion_1061 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

red_lion_1061 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

Jul 23, 2013
  • orange_butterfly_438 rated this: 1.5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 27, 2009
  • rrogan rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Jul 19, 2010
  • BlackPhoenix rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

I know I can, I know I can, I know I can.

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