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Red caboose at the back, orange tank car, green cattle car, purple box car, black tender and a black steam engine . . . freight train.

In simple, powerful words and vibrant illustrations, Donald Crews evokes the rolling wheels of that childhood favorite: a train.

This Calecott Honor Book features bright colors and bold shapes. Even a child not lucky enough to have counted freight cars will feel he or she has watched a freight train passing after reading Freight Train.

Donald Crews used childhood memories of trains seen during his travels to his grandparents' farm in the American South as the inspiration for this timeless favorite.

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9780688129408
059042694
9780688841652
9780688149000
014050480
068880165
9780062120472
9780688117016
9780688801656
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Grouped Work ID a9652180-3958-4423-a44a-ba26c334a154
Full title freight train
Author crews donald
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 23:18:59PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-24 00:14:07AM

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subject_facet Caldecott Honor book -- 1979, Caldecott Medal, Color, Color -- Fiction, Color -- Juvenile fiction, Colors -- Juvenile fiction, Oversize books -- Specimens, Railroads -- Trains -- Fiction, Railroads -- Trains -- Juvenile fiction, Railroads -- Trains. -- Pictorial works, Trains -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Freight train
title_full Freight Train, Freight train / Donald Crews, Freight train / by Donald Crews
title_short Freight train
title_sub
topic_facet Caldecott Honor book, Caldecott Medal, Color, Colors, Juvenile Literature, Oversize books, Pictorial works, Picture Book Fiction, Railroads, Specimens, Trains