Thomas the Tank Engine has been delighting children for over
60 years. He first puffed his way out of the station in a
series of hugely popular books, then he appeared on television
and even starred in his own movie. Now you can enjoy three
more original adventures about the little steam train and
his friends, and listen to some songs about him too...
the best-selling children's railway series, come three more
original adventures about the little steam train and his friends
and a few more songs to delight the kids. All on one audio
Engine Thomas Again: Thomas is chuffed to have his own
branch line - but the Fat Controller keeps an eye on him as
usual. Thomas still ends up in trouble, but he also makes
some new friends.
Engines: Henry meets an elephant and the Fat Controller
has to deal with the bigger engines that are getting above
themselves. Fortunately, a new engine called Percy comes to
the Green Engine: Henry doesn't need to shelter inside
tunnels any more when it rains, but he's still a headache
for the Fat Controller. It's full steam ahead again with three
more fantastic adventures.
collection contains new vocal readings by Michael Angelis,
who sounds not a million miles away from Ringo Starr - so
parents won't have a hard time adjusting to a new voice. There
are new songs too, sung by children. Some of these are good,
some a little poor, but they help add a certain charm.
fact that it's been over 60 years and Thomas and his rolling
stock are still going strong is a credit to the Reverend
W. Awdry's excellent writing.