Everyone loves The Little Engine That Could, that classic tale of the determined little engine that, despite its small stature, triumphantly pulls a train full of toys to the waiting children on the other side of a mountain. Originally re-illustrated by the great Loren Long (Otis; Toy Boat; Of Thee l Sing) in 2005, this vibrant edition of the classic story was heralded by critics and became a #1 New York Times bestseller. Now abridged and shrunk for the littlest of hands, The Little Engine that Could is ready for the youngest readers to hop on board! I think I can-l think I can-I think l can...
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Praise "The" "Little Engine That Could "illustrated by Loren Long * "Long . . . adds a lushness to the spreads and injects even more personality into the characters. Both faithful fans and newcomers will enjoy this triumphant ride and eagerly climb aboard for repeat excursions." --"Publishers Weekly," starred review * "Long has enriched this new edition with bountiful illustrations that take their palette and inspiration from the original, but are greatly enhanced by imagination and inventiveness." --"Kirkus Reviews," starred reviewAbout the Author:
As creator of the immensely popular Otis the Tractor series, Loren Long has "putt puff puttedy chuff"ed his way all over the bestseller lists with such titles as "Otis," " Otis and the Tornado," "Otis and the Puppy, An Otis Christmas, "and Otis and the Scarecrow. He is also the author/illustrator of "Drummer Boy," and has illustrated bestselling books by Randall de Seve (Toy Boat), Madonna" (Mr. Peabody's Apples)," President Barack Obama (Of Thee I Sing) and Watty Piper (The Little Engine that Could). A graduate of the American Academy of Art in Chicago, Loren lives in Ohio with his wife, Tracy, and their two sons.
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Book Description Collins 20/06/1988, 1988. Book Condition: used-good. - GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780001954151
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