When their father is "called away," Roberta, Peter, and Phyllis move with their mother from their London home to a cottage in the countryside. The children spend their time waving to the passengers of local trains and enjoying adventures along the railway. But one question remains---is their father ever coming back?
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 224 Vendor: Oxford University Press Publication Date: 2012 Dimensions: 5.13 X 7.40 X 0.60 (inches)
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When their father goes away unexpectedly, Roberta, Peter and Phyllis have to move with their mother from their London home to a cottage in the countryside. At the local station the children make friends with the porter, Perks, and spend their time waving to the passengers on the trains. But although they have many adventures on the railway, one question still remains . . . is their father ever coming back?
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