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Animals Everywhere! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Thomas rolls to the rescue after some mischievous monkeys let the animals loose from a visiting circus. Boys ages 3 to 7 will love this early reader featuring their favorite Thomas & Friends engines. Read More
 





Animals Everywhere! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas rolls to the rescue after some mischievous monkeys let the animals loose from a visiting circus. Boys ages 3 to 7 will love this early reader featuring their favorite Thomas & Friends engines. Read More
 





Animals Everywhere! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Hardcover Library Binding

Thomas rolls to the rescue after some mischievous monkeys let the animals loose from a visiting circus. Boys ages 3 to 7 will love this early reader featuring their favorite Thomas & Friends engines. Read More
 





Thomas & Friends: Calling All Engines (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Thomas and the Really Useful Engines are working hard getting the new airport ready for the grand opening. Then a terrible storm slows them down, and soon it is clear that all the engines are going to have to work together. The steamies and the diesels have never gotten along very... Read More
 





Thomas & Friends: Calling All Engines (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas and the Really Useful Engines are working hard getting the new airport ready for the grand opening. Then a terrible storm slows them down, and soon it is clear that all the engines are going to have to work together. The steamies and the diesels have never gotten along very... Read More
 





Christmas in Wellsworth (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas the Tank Engine can’t wait for the Wellsworth Christmas Eve Festival, but when stormy weather rolls in, he might miss the celebrations completely. This latest installment in the popular Thomas in Town hardcover storybook series is the perfect stocking stuffer for little boys, ages three to six.


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Christmas in Wellsworth (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Hardcover

Thomas the Tank Engine can’t wait for the Wellsworth Christmas Eve Festival, but when stormy weather rolls in, he might miss the celebrations completely. This latest installment in the popular Thomas in Town hardcover storybook series is the perfect stocking stuffer for little boys, ages three to six. Read More
 





Thomas & Friends: Down at the Docks (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas is visiting the docks and is amazed at how busy all of his friends are! He wants to help out, but the other engines say they can do it on their own. It takes a big accident for Thomas to be able to prove what a Really Useful Engine he... Read More
 





Easter Engines (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Thomas is rolling down the Easter rails in this step 2 leveled reader that will introduce children to reading—and the exciting world of Thomas & Friends! Read More
 





Easter Engines (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas is rolling down the Easter rails in this step 2 leveled reader that will introduce children to reading—and the exciting world of Thomas & Friends! Read More
 





Easter in Harwick (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

For the children of Harwick, Easter and the big egg hunt can’t come soon enough. But when Terence loses all the eggs in the countryside, it’s up to Thomas to deliver the children to Easter. This latest installment in the popular Thomas in Town series will be the perfect fit for... Read More
 





Flynn Saves the Day (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Sodor's newest star, Flynn the fire engine, arrives just in time to help Percy put out a fire and save Thomas. Little boys ages 3-6 will thrill to this Step 1 SIR based on the newest Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Day of the Diesels. Read More
 





Flynn Saves the Day (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Sodor's newest star, Flynn the fire engine, arrives just in time to help Percy put out a fire and save Thomas. Little boys ages 3-6 will thrill to this Step 1 SIR based on the newest Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Day of the Diesels.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read More
 





Gordon's New View (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

GORDON IS RARELY willing to help out the other engines when they're busy with work. He feels that he is above it all. Ultimately, Gordon learns a very important lesson - when he least expects it, and in a very interesting way. Read More
 





Halloween in Anopha (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

IT IS HALLOWEEN, and Thomas and Mavis are working hard at the quarry in Anopha. On Halloween, Thomas is sent into town to pick up a special cargo, but he cannot see what he is pulling. Thomas loves Halloween, but hopes that his Special is full of treats, and not tricks!


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Thomas and Friends: Henry and the Elephant (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

The engines are very excited when the circus comes to Sodor. Everyone wants to pull the special freight cars and coaches. Henry carefully pushes an empty truck into the dark tunnel to clear the track. Imagine his surprise when something starts to push back! Read More
 





Thomas and Friends: Henry and the Elephant (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

The engines are very excited when the circus comes to Sodor. Everyone wants to pull the special freight cars and coaches. Henry carefully pushes an empty truck into the dark tunnel to clear the track. Imagine his surprise when something starts to push back!


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read More
 





James Goes Buzz Buzz (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry and Shana Corey
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

James is a very busy and very splendid red engine with many important things to do. He has no time to be bothered by small insignificant bees. But when a buzzing swarm find James’s warm boiler a cozy place to sit, James is driven completely buggy. What is an important engine... Read More
 





Not So Fast, Bash and Dash! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Hardcover Library Binding

Thomas the Tank Engine's friends Bash and Dash are fast, cheeky, and always getting into mischief! Thomas chases the twin engines all around the Island of Sodor, trying to keep them out of trouble. Train-obsessed boys ages 4–6 will love this Step 1 leveled reader with stickers featuring their favorite Thomas... Read More
 





Not So Fast, Bash and Dash! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Thomas the Tank Engine's friends Bash and Dash are fast, cheeky, and always getting into mischief! Thomas chases the twin engines all around the Island of Sodor, trying to keep them out of trouble. Train-obsessed boys ages 4–6 will love this Step 1 leveled reader with stickers featuring their favorite Thomas... Read More
 





Not So Fast, Bash and Dash! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Thomas the Tank Engine's friends Bash and Dash are fast, cheeky, and always getting into mischief! Thomas chases the twin engines all around the Island of Sodor, trying to keep them out of trouble. Train-obsessed boys ages 4–6 will love this Step 1 leveled reader with stickers featuring their favorite Thomas... Read More
 





Secret of the Green Engine (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

Something strange is happening at the Blue Mountain Quarry, and Thomas the Tank Engine is digging for answers! Little boys ages 3-6 will thrill to this Step 2 reader adventure based on the newest Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Blue Mountain Mystery. Read More
 





Secret of the Green Engine (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Trade Paperback

Something strange is happening at the Blue Mountain Quarry, and Thomas the Tank Engine is digging for answers! Little boys ages 3-6 will thrill to this Step 2 reader adventure based on the newest Thomas & Friends direct-to-DVD movie, Blue Mountain Mystery. Read More
 





Slide and Seek! (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
Board

Thomas & Friends fans ages 4 and under will love this interactive new book featuring sliding windows on the cover and interior pages. Slide each window open to uncover the hidden engines and other surprises! Thomas, James, Percy, and Emily are all featured in this sturdy and fun-filled book. Read More
 





The Special Delivery (Thomas & Friends)
Written by Rev. W. Awdry
Illustrated by Richard Courtney
eBook

When an urgent package arrives for Sir Topham Hatt, it must reach him as quickly as possible. What is inside the package? Can the “Really Useful Engines” cooperate and get it to him in time?


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read More
 

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