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Skimbleshanks : The Railway Cat

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We must find him or the train can't start! All aboard as Skimbleshanks, the Railway Cat, stars in the third picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, set on the Night Mail train where Skimble won't let anything go wrong. To sit alongside other classics such as The Gruffalo, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, and Spot.show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 250 x 251 x 4mm | 199g
  • FABER & FABER
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Main
  • w. ill.
  • 0571324835
  • 9780571324835
  • 71,752

About T. S. Eliot

Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. He came to England in 1914 and published his first book of poems in 1917. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. Eliot died in 1965. Arthur Robins is a renowned cartoonist and illustrator of over fifty books, including Little Rabbit Foo Foo.show more

Review Text

Skimbleshanks is a welcome addition to the stable. A fabulous way to introduce younger readers to poetry. Huffington Postshow more

Rating details

19 ratings
4.15 out of 5 stars
5 42% (8)
4 32% (6)
3 26% (5)
2 0% (0)
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