Thursday, October 24, 2013
TRAIN by Elisha Cooper. Orchard Books/Scholastic, 2013.
Various types of trains criss-cross the landscape. Watercolor illustrations range from calm to powerful as readers will discover how trains move people, produce, and more across the country. This book is a perfect pairing with the following.
LOCOMOTIVE by Brian Floca. Atheneum, 2013.
More than one narrative thread winds its way down the tracks and across the US in this book about trains. Fiction and nonfiction are effortlessly woven together. Back matter, endpapers, and notes offer more information for readers.