Down by the Station

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Harcourt Brace, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
30 Reviews
Did you ever wonder who rides the zoo train early in the morning? Climb aboard and join the mischievous, sleepy, and playful baby animals on their way to the children’s zoo. The engineer has to get them there before the first busload of children arrives . . . but these baby animals just want to have fun! This delightful adventure full of mishaps, daring rescues, and a runaway red balloon has a cumulative text and playful animal noises that will have readers singing along--if they’re not racing to the zoo to ride the train themselves.

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User Review  - Patricia Iluonakhamhe - Goodreads

This is colorful and easy book to read. Good illustrations to connect children to learning and children learn fast by repetition. Way to learn fast. Read full review

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User Review  - Austin Francis - Goodreads

Can you say BORING??? It doesn't help that I don't know how the song goes, but that book was not interesting at all. I know that children's songs don't usually have much to them and it is more about ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

WILL HILLENBRAND has written and illustrated many award-winning picture books, including The House That Drac Built by Judy Sierra and his own Down by the Station. He lives in Terrace Park, Ohio.

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