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The Railway Children

Series: Picture books
By Zanna Davidson


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An evocative picture book based on the classic E. Nesbitt tale. When their father is wrongly accused of spying, Bobbie, Peter and Phylis move out of London and experience new exciting adventures in the countryside. But will their father ever return? Warmly illustrated in vivid watercolours. Available as ebook with narration (on tablets that support audio).

Book information

18 months+
ISBN: 9781409536963
Extent: 24 pages
Dimensions: 250 x 250mm
Alan Marks

Author information

Zanna Davidson

Zanna Davidson has written over fifty books for children, both non-fiction and fiction. Her stories for children include the Fairy Ponies, Fairy Unicorns and Billy and the Mini Monsters series for Usborne. She lives in the countryside in a cottage on the edge of some deep, dark woods with two small boys and her scruffy black dog, Fred.

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“the railway children”
I love this book as it's really enjoyable because they stop a train from going over a tree stump. I am 7 and recommend this to everyone as I love reading this time after time.