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Thomas Breaks a Promise (Thomas & Friends)

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Thomas promised Sir Topham Hatt that he would carefully check all the signals on the new branch line. But when he is distracted by a carnival, he forgets all about the signals. That night, Percy has a close call on the new line when one of the signal lights is out. Will Thomas admit that he forgot to finish the job?


From the Hardcover edition.
ebook, 28 pages
Published November 24th 2010 by Golden Books (first published April 25th 2006)
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Audra
Nov 22, 2010 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I actually greatly enjoy this book, particularly when compared with many of the other "Thomas" offerings out there. I think it offers a splendid lesson in personal responsibility and doing what you say you'll do. However, I'm giving it three stars (only) - because of the title and text change from "Thomas Tells a Lie" to "Thomas Breaks a Promise." I have been trying to find a copy of the original "Thomas Tells a Lie" so I can see exactly what the text used to say, but have been so far unsuccessf ...more
Danielle
Aug 08, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I love that my babygirl picked up on the importance of what it means to keep your word.
Julie
Jan 03, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 500-by-five
S likes a happy ending!
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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.

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