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The Railway Children

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Author(s):E. Nesbit
Illustrator(s):Unknown
Publisher(s): Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. Ltd.
Year Published: 1906
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Boys Growing Up
British
Families
Fiction - novel
Girls Growing Up
Trains
Age Range: Ages 7-9: Short Chapter Books
Pages: 309
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
OCLC: 156741758

Description

When their father is taken away by strangers, the lives of three children are altered forever. They move with their mother to a cottage by a railway. The railway becomes their playground, and they befriend the rail workers and passengers who eventually help to reunite them with their father. Read online at archive.org.

This book is the Main Edition.

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Other Editions

1957
(Coward-McCann, Inc. & Ernest Benn Limited)
1989
(Philomel Books)
1994
(Henry Holt and Company)
1999
(The Folio Society)
2005
(Sea Star Books)

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