See inside eight amazing trains with the master of cross sections, Stephen Biesty.
The best-selling, award-winning king of the cross section presents a selection of well-loved trains in this fact-filled lift-the-flap book. Look inside one of the first steam trains, a high-speed train of the future, and more to find out their inner workings. Stephen Biesty brings his fantastic immersive artwork to a younger age group in this interactive title with more than forty flaps to lift.
About the Author
Ian Graham is a children’s writer with a wealth of experience who has worked on subjects ranging from space exploration and transportation to forensic science.
Stephen Biesty has been illustrating since 1985. He has won several prestigious awards, including the New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children’s Book of the Year and the U.K. Literacy Association Book Award. He is the author of the best-selling Giant Vehicles and Emergency Vehicles.
A parade of locomotives, from the sprightly Patentee of 1833 to the next generation of maglev speedsters...Like other entries in the Inside Story series, heavy paper stock and rounded corners afford at least a certain amount of durability. A small but choice set of technological marvels for budding trainiacs. —Kirkus Reviews
A treat for detail-oriented train fans of any age, who will enjoy poring over the illustrations, reading the captions, and lifting the flaps to reveal the hidden equipment and scenes. —Booklist
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