Steam Train, Dream Train (Easy Reader Books, Reading Books for Children)


Product Details

$16.99  $15.80
Chronicle Books
Publish Date
10.2 X 9.7 X 0.4 inches | 0.97 pounds

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author

Sherri Duskey Rinker lives in the Chicago area with her photographer husband and two energetic, inquisitive sons: one fascinated by bugs and magic, and the other by trucks and trains. She created this goodnight story in hopes of happier bedtimes and sweet dreams for all. Find out more about Sherri at

Tom Lichtenheld loves drawing pictures and telling silly stories. His books include the New York Times bestseller Duck! Rabbit!, Wumbers, and the ALA Notable Children's Book, E-mergency! He lives in Geneva, Illinois. Visit him at


Chicago Public Library Best Picture Books of the Year
School Library Journal Best Books of the Year
"A great bedtime book." - 5 Minutes for Books
"Another winner for bedtime." - The San Francisco Chronicle
"A feeling of warmth and an old-fashioned nursery aura abound." - Kirkus Reviews
"I expect this one to fly off the shelves." - Jen Robinson's Book Page
"I will be sharing Steam Train, Dream Train with some very excited students this week..." - Laura Given, Librarian
"Kids will clamor for this one at bedtime and storytime alike." - Booklist, starred review
"Will be embraced as a nighttime standard, particularly among train lovers everywhere."-School Library Journal, starred review
"A book imbued with moonlit magic."--The Washington Post
"A go-to goodnight story for train- and animal-loving preschoolers." - Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Steam Train, Dream Train has the look and feel of a classic." - Common Sense Media
"I couldn't wait to get my hands on this rhythmic, rhyming hypnotic vehicle bedtime book from the team who brought us the best selling Good Night, Good Night, Construction Site. It's another winner." - Lisa Von Drasek, Early Word
"Destined to be a bedtime classic." -
"I loved Steam Train, Dream Train.... Can I see it becoming a favorite bedtime story? I most certainly can." - Roundtable Reviews
"The combination of words and drawings is sure to stir the imaginations of little ones as it lulls them to sleep." -
"Skillfully combines both the factual and imaginative guises of trains in a playful picture book." - The Wall Street Journal
"Rhythmic, engaging, and beautiful." -'s Omnivoracious blog