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Durbin, William.

Summary: In 1867, fifteen-year-old Sean experiences both hardships and rewards when he joins his father in working on the building of the Transcontinental Railroad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1900

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC DUR

Crow, Melinda Melton.

Summary: "Tractor helps Train out of a messy situation"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE CRO

Acosta, Daniel

Summary: When twelve-year-old Manny Maldonado and his friends find a hobo's body near the train tracks that run through their tight-knit San Gabriel valley community, a police officer tries to pin the murder on them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinco Puntos Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ACO

Summary: While waiting for the man with the yellow hat to buy train tickets, Curious George causes trouble by mixing up numbers on the schedule, but he makes up for it when a little boy's toy rolls toward the tracks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2008

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Awdry, W.

Summary: "The circus is in town! But when the animals get loose, the town is a circus. Can Thomas help round the animals up?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN AWD

Berenstain, Jan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The Bears are on a steam train trip across Bear country. Mama and Papa enjoy the scenery but the cubs want to learn about the train. With luck, Grizzly Jones might let them blow the train whistle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2010

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Crow, Melinda Melton.

Summary: "Fire Truck is very brave, and while he is off fighting a fire, School Bus, Tractor, and Train await his return"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE CRO

Anderson, Steven C.

Summary: An illustrated presentation of the familiar folk song about railroad life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE AND

Summary: Thomas and his friends have adventures together on the Island of Sodor.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV THO

Wilcoxen, Chuck.

Summary: A gentle night watchman at the railroad yard lulls anxious train engines to sleep by singing just the right song.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Wilcoxen

L'Amour, Louis

Summary: Crispin Mayo finds himself involved in the battle of his life when he inadvertently comes upon an abandoned telegraph station -- the scene of a crime -- and a band of Civil War veterans with a score to settle. Crispin Mayo was a reckless young brawler who?d left his tiny fishing village for the vast American frontier. Headed west to join a railroad construction crew, he came upon an isolated...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam 1984

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAM

Drummond, Allan.

Summary: Illustrations and rhythmic text tell how the famous engineer, Casey Jones, risks his own life to save others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Frances Foster Books 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DRU

Nakamura, May

Summary: The Pteranodon family takes a trip on the Dinosaur Train deep inside the Earth, where they explore the rocks and wildlife they find there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE NAK

Ray, Mary Lyn.

Summary: Mr. Barnes goes on a train trip and enjoys all the sights and sounds of the ride.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC RAY

Summary: Thomas, Sir Topham Hatt, Percy, and their other friends have learned many lessons about the value of working together to accomplish a goal.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HIT Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Thomas 2004

Sparling, Scott.

Summary: When rail rider Michael Slater gets smacked in the head by a power line while riding a train through Detroit, it sets his life on a course no boxcar could follow. A few years later, working as a speed-popping video editor in New York, Slater is cursed with watching his past unfold on the screens in his editing suite.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tin House Books 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SPA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Sparling 2011

Miller, Judith

Summary: Months after leaving her infant son in Olivia Mott's care, Lady Charlotte contemplates returning to Pullman to find out what happened to her baby, while Olivia wonders if her undercover work for the railroad company is improving working conditions, as she had hoped it would.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Miller 2007

Mills, Claudia.

Summary: Gus waves at the train near his grandfather's house, sets up a toy train, and eventually gets to ride on the train with his grandfather.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MIL

Prince, Joshua.

Summary: Jack, a railroad switchman, frantically tries to save an ant who is heading east on a westbound track, straight into the path of an oncoming freight train.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PRI

Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman.

Summary: While traveling on the train to San Francisco with his cousin Olivia's owl, Nate the Great and his dog Sludge must use all of their detective skills when the owl suddenly disappears.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Yearling 2004

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SHA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SHA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SHA

Miller, Judith

Summary: When Pullman Car Works employees walk out in protest over their wages and high rent, Olivia Mott is torn between her loyalty to the company and her love for Fred DeVault, in this action-packed finale to the bestselling historical series.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Miller 2008

Goble, Paul.

Summary: In an act of bravery and defiance against the white men encroaching on their territory in 1867, a group of young Cheyenne braves derail and raid a freight train.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bradbury Press 1986

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Nesbit, E. (Edith)

Summary: With their father called away, Roberta, Peter, and Phyllis must move with their mother to the country, where they wait each day at the train station in hopes their father will arrive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC NES

McCully, Emily Arnold.

Summary: While travelling with her mother cross-country by train in 1896, a young girl unexpectedly shares Thanksgiving dinner with the notorious outlaw, Butch Cassidy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MCC