Deborah Hodge | John Mantha
Kids Book of (series)
Kids Can Press
Juvenile Nonfiction / History - Canada / Science & Nature - General (See Also Headings Under Animals or Technology) / Transportation - Railroads & Trains
Paperback pages 48
9 x 12 inches
The Kids Book of Canada's Railway: Ages 8 +
This book is the story of Canada's first transcontinental railway and the thousands of people who made the dream of a united Canada a reality. It looks at the freight trains, school trains, troop trains, and passenger trains that helped shape a country, the people who worked and rode on them and what our railway system looks like today.
Deborah Hodge is a former educational consultant and curriculum designer and the author of the Kids Can Press Wildlife series. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
John Mantha is an artist and illustrator. His books include The Kids Book of Canadian Firsts and The Kids Book of Canada's Railway. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.