The Railway Children
by E. Nesbit
Descriere: In this much-loved children s classic first published in 1906, the comfortable lives of three well-mannered siblings are greatly altered when, one evening, two men arrive at the house and take their father away. With the family s fortunes considerably reduced in his absence, the children and their mother are forced to live in a simple country cottage near a railway station. There the young trio—Roberta, Peter, and young Phyllis—befriend the porter and station master.The youngsters days are filled with adventure and excitement, including their successful attempt to avert a horrible train disaster but the mysterious disappearance of their father continues to haunt them.The solution to that painful puzzle and many other details and events of the children s lives come to vivid life in this perennial favorite, a story that has captivated generations of readers and, more recently, delighted television and movie audiences. In this inexpensive, unabridged edition, it will charm a whole new audience of young readers with its warmth and appeal.
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