The Railway Children (Puffin Classics)

3.99 avg rating
( 37,347 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780140366716: The Railway Children (Puffin Classics)

When Father has to go away for a time, the three children and their mother leave their London house and go to live in a small house in the country. They seek solace in the nearby railway station, making friends with Perks the porter and with the station master himself. But the mystery remains: where is their father and is he ever going to return?

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

They were not railway children to begin with... They did not guess then how they would grow to love the railway, and how soon it would become the centre of their new life, nor what wonders and changes it would bring them.

About the Author:

EDITH NESBIT was a mischievous child who grew up into an unconventional adult. With her husband, Hubert Bland, she was one of the founder members of the socialist Fabian Society; their household became a centre of the socialist and literary circles of the times. E. Nesbit turned late to children's writing. Her first children's book, THE TREASURE SEEKERS, was published in 1899 to great acclaim. Other books featuring the Bastable children followed, and a series of magical fantasy books, including FIVE CHILDREN AND IT also became very popular. THE RAILWAY CHILDREN was first published monthly in the LONDON MAGAZINE in 1905, and published as a book in 1906 and has been in print ever since.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Nesbit, E.
Published by Puffin
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140366717 Ships promptly. Bookseller Inventory # HGT8143KBGG040617H0180

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Nesbit, E.
Published by Puffin
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Orion Tech
(Grand Prairie, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0140366717 . Bookseller Inventory # HGT4639SBGG052517H0229P

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 7.28
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

E. Nesbit
Published by Puffin (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140366717

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 12.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

E. Nesbit and C. E. Brock
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801403667161.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

E. Nesbit, C. E. Brock (Illustrator)
Published by Puffin (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reissue. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0140366717

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.54
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

E. Nesbit
Published by Puffin Classics (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Classics, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. reissue edition. 288 pages. 8.00x5.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0140366717

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 13.43
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.80
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

E. Nesbit
Published by Puffin (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
California Spanish Books
(buenos aires, Argentina)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin, 1994. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780140366716

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 23.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Argentina to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Nesbit, E.
Published by Puffin (1994)
ISBN 10: 0140366717 ISBN 13: 9780140366716
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140366717

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.38
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds