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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Kenton County.

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Covington Branch E FLOCA B (Text) 33126016970349 Oversized Books Available -
Covington Branch E FLOCA B (Text) 33126018695308 Oversized Books Available -
Erlanger Branch E FLOCA B (Text) 33126016970307 Easy Available -
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Wm. E. Durr Branch E FLOCA B (Text) 33126016970331 Easy Checked out 08/19/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416994152 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1416994157 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, map ; 31 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Richard Jackson Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Learn what it was like to travel on the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal book, 2014.
Robert F. Sibert honor book, 2014.
Subject: Locomotives > United States > History > 19th century.
Railroads > United States > History > 19th century.

Brian Floca is the author and illustrator of Locomotive, winner of the 2013 Caldecott Medal; Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, a Robert F. Sibert Honor Book and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book; Lightship, also a Sibert Honor Book; and Racecar Alphabet, an ALA Notable Children&;s Book. He has illustrated Avi&;s Poppy Stories, Kate Messner&;s Marty McGuire novels, and Jan Greenberg and Sandra Jordan&;s Ballet for Martha: Making Appalachian Spring, a Sibert Honor Book and winner of the Orbis Pictus Award. You can visit him online at

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