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Little Engine That Could

Little Engine That Could

No. of pages 26

Great for age 0-18 years
One of the true classics in children's books is now available in a large, sturdy board book edition perfect for sharing at story time. The story has been slightly abridged and features the famous illustrations from the original Hauman edition. Toddlers will love listening to the tale of the little blue engine and that "can-do" attitude from the cosiness of a reader's lap!


This book is part of a book series called Little Engine That Could .

There are 26 pages in this book. This is a picture book. A picture book uses pictures and text to tell the story. The number of words varies from zero ('wordless') to around 1k over 32 pages. Picture books are typically aimed at young readers (age 3-6) but can also be aimed at older children (7+). This book was published 2015 by Grosset and Dunlap .

Watty Piper is the pseudonym of Arnold Munk, author behind the classic retelling of The Little Engine That Could and cofounder of Platt & Munk Publishers (now part of Grosset & Dunlap. ) Munk's retelling of the beloved children's tale has sold millions of copies since its 1930 publication and inspired generations to believe they can.

This book is in the following series:

Little Engine That Could

This book has been nominated for the following awards:

Eb White Read Aloud Award
This book was recognised in the Picture Book Hall of Fame category by the Eb White Read Aloud Award. The E.B. White Read Aloud Award was established in 2004 by The Association of Booksellers for Children (ABC) to honor books that its membership felt embodied the universal read aloud standards that were created by the work of the beloved author E.B. White.In 2006 the award was expanded into two categories: The E. B. White Read Aloud Award for Picture Books, and The E. B. White Read Aloud Award for Older Readers. Titles are nominated for the award by ABC booksellers, and then the final decision is made by a committee of booksellers that meets annually in February.

Indies Choice Book Award
This book was recognised in the Picture Book Hall of Fame category by the Indies Choice Book Award.

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