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    • ISBN:9781444939897
    • Publication date:13 Jul 2017

Charlie the Choo-Choo

From the world of The Dark Tower

By Beryl Evans
Illustrated by Ned Dameron

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From the world of The Dark Tower comes a picture book about a train engine and his devoted engineer - unmissable for fans of Stephen King's bestselling series.

'If I were ever to write a children's book, it would be just like this!' Stephen King

Engineer Bob has a secret: his train engine, Charlie the Choo-Choo, is alive ... A children's book and future classic about friendship, loyalty and hard work.

Fans of Stephen King's bestselling series will recognise Charlie, the Choo-Choo, adapted from a section of his novel The Dark Tower III: The Waste Lands. The piece of art created by Ned Dameron for book three is now the cover image for this picture book.

Biographical Notes

Beryl Evans is the pseudonym adopted by Stephen King for his picture book Charlie the Choo-Choo. Stephen King has written over fifty worldwide bestsellers. His acclaimed works include Carrie, The Shining, The Stand, and Misery. He is also the author of The Dark Tower fantasy series. Many of his books have been turned into celebrated films, including Stand by Me, The Green Mile and The Shawshank Redemption.

Ned Dameron has done illustrations for Dungeons and Dragons, as well as some for reprints of Edgar Rice Burrough's works. He has produced cover artwork for many popular novels, including The Waste Lands by Stephen King and The Second Generation by Margaret Weiss and Tracy Hickman.

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  • ISBN: 9781444939873
  • Publication date: 13 Jul 2017
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
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