The Railway Children by Edith Nesbit

The Railway Children

byEdith Nesbit

Kobo ebook | November 27, 2011

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They were not railway children to begin with. I don't suppose they had ever thought about railways except as a means of getting to Maskelyne and Cook's, the Pantomime, Zoological Gardens, and Madame Tussaud's. They were just ordinary suburban children, and they lived with their Father and Mother in an ordinary red–brick–fronted villa, with coloured glass in the front door, a tiled passage that was called a hall, a bath–room with hot and cold water, electric bells, French windows, and a good deal of white paint, and "every modern convenience", as the house–agents say
Title:The Railway ChildrenFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:November 27, 2011Language:English

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ISBN - 10:2819920810

ISBN - 13:9782819920816

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Honesty Pays A mother and three children have to move to the country and play at being poor, while father is away on unspecfied business. They save a train from disater and are befriended by the railway's company director, who takes an interest in thier lives. He eventually clears father of any wrong doing.
Date published: 2001-07-30