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My Big Train Book (Priddy Books Big Ideas for Little People)

3.89  ·  Rating Details ·  66 Ratings  ·  9 Reviews
-Ideal for babies and toddlers.

-Stuffing large format brings images to life.

-Essential for all tiny train enthusiasts.
Board Book, 12 pages
Published October 10th 2003 by Priddy Books
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Lesley
my 1yo son has recently become fascinated with almost all "things that go". male stereotypes prevail! boys will be boys, right? so when it came to picking out a book on trains, i couldn't believe how limited the selection was. sure there are tons of picture books, but i was looking specifically for real-life images, something he could relate to - not drawings, not paintings, and certainly not anything thomas the engine. the dk book of trains was currently out of stock ... so i knew of roger prid ...more
Benjamin
Dec 03, 2016 Benjamin rated it liked it
A book full of (I assume) stock photos of trains. My child loves it, and sheer repetition has drilled the names of a few (presumably outdated) trains into my head.

my favorite quote: "Shinkansen"
Milo
Dec 23, 2012 Milo rated it it was amazing
Recommended to Milo by: I found it at the bookstore
I love trains. I love all types of trains. After spending the summer in Sweden and riding on the tram, I couldn't stop thinking about trains. When Papa took me to the bookstore I held on to this book and wouldn't let it go. Papa bought it and I still carry it around often. This is one of the books I read at least once a week.
Anna
Jan 01, 2009 Anna rated it it was amazing
Shelves: childrensbooks
One of the first to buy when a train obsession becomes obvious in your preschooler. If you've read one priddy book, you've seen some of these pictures, but this book isn't for you, is it?
ABC
Aug 09, 2008 ABC rated it liked it
Recommends it for: toddlers/preschoolers
Shelves: younger-kids
All sorts of trains, labeled with what sort of train they are. There is a question about the trains at the bottom of each page.

Could have more info so it could grow better with a child.
Sarah
Jun 24, 2015 Sarah rated it liked it
Amazing collection of train photographs... But that's it. A picture of a train and two or three words to say what kind it is. Meh.
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Roger Priddy left school at 16 with just one qualification—in art. He went to Berkshire College of Art and Design and trained as an illustrator. His first job in children’s books was working with the publisher Peter Usborne, at Usborne Publishing, and then he worked with Peter Kindersley at Dorling Kindersley, where he spent 16 years. Priddy became Creative Director of DK’s Children’s Division and ...more
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