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The little engine that could  Cover Image Book Book

The little engine that could / retold by Watty Piper ; reimagined by Dan Santat ; [introduction by Dolly Parton].

Piper, Watty, (author.). Santat, Dan, (illustrator.). Parton, Dolly, (writer of introduction.).

Summary

Summary:

Celebrate the 90th anniversary of The Little Engine That Could with this all-time classic reillustrated by Caldecott Award-winning artist Dan Santat!
The kindness and determination of the Little Blue Engine have inspired millions of children around the world since the story was first published in 1930. Cherished by readers for ninety years, The Little Engine That Could is a classic tale of a little engine that, despite her size, triumphantly pulls a train full of wonderful things to the children waiting on the other side of a mountain. This anniversary edition features the original text, all-new reimagined artwork, a special letter from Caldecott Medal-winner Dan Santat, and an introduction from Dolly Parton, award-winning singer-songwriter and founder of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780593094396
  • ISBN: 0593094395
  • Physical Description: 38 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: 90th anniversary edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Platt & Munk, Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2020.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
"I think I can: the Little Engine that could series"--Back cover
Subject: Cooperativeness > Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence > Juvenile fiction.
Railroad trains > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Cooperativeness > Fiction.
Self-confidence > Fiction.
Railroad trains > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Coopération (Psychologie) > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Confiance en soi > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Récits de chemins de fer.
Amitié > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Cooperativeness.
Friendship.
Railroad trains.
Self-confidence.
Railroads > Juvenile fiction.
Toys > Juvenile fiction.
Perseverance > Juvenile fiction.
Railroads > Fiction.
Toys > Fiction.
Perseverance > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
picture books.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Picture books.
Livres d'images.

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