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Thomas Gets His Own Branch Line (Thomas & Friends)

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A retelling of the classic tale of Thomas getting a job of his own. Not content with moving freight cars in the yard, Thomas dreams of more, but first he must learn about patience, cooperation, and following instructions.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 30th 2011 by Random House Books for Young Readers (first published October 22nd 2002)
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Mandy J. Hoffman
Jun 15, 2009 Mandy J. Hoffman rated it liked it
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Thomas the Train delights again as he learns how to be responsible. This book includes a charming character that kids like and some good lessons such as the importance of being responsible, the time and place to play pranks, and being considerate of others. It seems slightly long, but my 2 year old son sat still long enough to enjoy the whole book.
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Oct 24, 2013 Theresa rated it liked it
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my son was a thomas the tank engine fan bought all the books we could to help him learn to read.... thomas learn his own way
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A book for children, good to learn English.
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Wilbert Vere Awdry, OBE, better known as the Rev. W. Awdry, was an English clergyman, railway enthusiast and children's author, and creator of Thomas the Tank Engine, who starred in Awdry's acclaimed Railway Series.

The characters that would make Awdry famous, and the first stories featuring them, were invented in 1943 to amuse his son Christopher during a bout of measles. The first book (The Three
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