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A lively account of the story of trains for children growing in reading confidence. Follows the history of trains from the first engines of the eighteenth century to the high-speed trains of today.
Featuring the colourful illustrations of Colin King. Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.

Book information

Age
6+
Key Stage
KS1 E
Lexile Measure
770L
Book Band
Lime
CEFR Level
B2
Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9780746080795
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Author/Editor
Jane Bingham
Illustrator
Colin King

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“All Aboard!”
We love this book! It's a brilliantly informative, well told and lively story - a firm favourite with my five-year-old train enthusiast, who's learning to read by himself.

Links and downloads

  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.
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