Meet Percy, the mischievous little engine with a penchant for cheekiness! While he enjoys playing tricks on his fellow engines all day long, Percy's true mettle is tested when he must summon the courage to be a very brave engine.
Crafted from the timeless tales spun by Reverend W. Awdry, the Thomas Engine Adventures series is presented with a captivating modern flair. It is an ideal introduction to Thomas the Tank Engine, making it a cherished tradition for early readers.
Children aged 2 and up will revel in encounters with classic characters such as Percy, James, Gordon, and Toby on the vibrant landscapes of The Fat Controller’s railway. These engaging short stories culminate with a delightful spot-and-see activity, providing the perfect bedtime treat.
For over 75 years, Thomas has been a steadfast teacher, imparting valuable lessons about life and friendship. He proudly takes his place among beloved characters like Paddington Bear, Winnie-the-Pooh, and Peter Rabbit as an indispensable part of our literary heritage.
About the Author:
The enchanting tales of the Thomas the Tank engines were ingeniously created by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry. Born in Hampshire in 1911, Awdry's close proximity to the railway fueled his conviction that steam engines possessed distinct personalities. Imagining conversations between them, he turned these musings into captivating stories. Originating as bedtime tales for his son Christopher, Awdry's legacy lives on through the publication of 26 Railway books and the enduring popularity of the Thomas the Tank Engine TV series and films.
- Format/Binding: Paperback
- Number of pages: 32
- Audience: Children
- For Ages: 2+ years