Crossing

Crossing

Book - 2001
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Vivid images in both poem and paintings create a close-up view of a freight train traveling through a crossing--a dramatic experience for young readers.

With the rhythm of its words recalling the cadence of a moving freight train, a poem by Philip Booth is fluidly joined with artwork by first-time illustrator Bagram Ibatoulline in this majestic picture book. Ibatoulline's dramatic and masterful paintings capture the American freight train in its heyday in astonishing detail. CROSSING promises to enthrall train enthusiasts of all ages.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Candlewick Press, c2001
ISBN: 9780763614201
0763614203
Branch Call Number: JP Booth
Characteristics: 1 v

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forbesrachel Sep 29, 2012

Here is a realistic list of train cars, if your child is interested in trains, this is a good choice.

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