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May 11, 1993
| ISBN 9780679425342
Aug 20, 2014
| ISBN 9780804153850
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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May 11, 1993 | ISBN 9780679425342
Aug 20, 2014 | ISBN 9780804153850 | Middle Grade (8-12)
Edith Nesbit wrote with supreme confidence about the lives of children and Roberta, Peter, and Phyllis, the trio in The Railway Children, reflect her faith in the resourcefulness, capacity for adventure, and instinctive heroism of the young. This edition of her most popular book restores the splendid original illustrations of C. E. Brock.
E. Nesbit (1858–1924) spent her childhood in France and Germany and later lived in England. She began writing fantasy and adventure stories for children in the early 1890s and is renowned for her strong-willed young characters. Her novels include The Story… More about E. Nesbit
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