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Who Takes The Train – a fun trip out

who takes the trainIn Who Takes The Train a child looks at all the different people and offers that come and go on the train while enroute to her destination.

This picture book is great for early readers and will keep them entertain while introducing new words for your young ones.

This is a fun book for young children and good preparation for an upcoming journey.

Another fun book from Bookdash – https://freekidsbooks.org/publisher/bookdash/

Illustrated by Ntembiso Velemane, Written by Mabel Mnensa

 

Sample Text From Who Takes The Train

Who Takes The TrainToday is Beach Day!

Naledi is going on the train for the first time.

“Who takes the train?” Naledi asks. “Let’s wait and see,” Mom says.

Who Takes The Train“Look, Mom!” Naledi whispers.

<End of Page 3 of Who Takes the Train>

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About Book Dash 

Book Dash gathers professional creatives – writers, illustrators, designers, editors – who volunteer to create high-quality children’s books that anyone can freely download, translate, print and distribute. Most of the work is done on a Book Dash day, when small teams work for over twelve straight hours, each producing a new book.

Why Book Dash?

Books purchased from publishers cost too much. In order to distribute more books for South African children, Book Dash participants work as publishers in a single day, having a book with no publishers mean the book will be a lot cheaper the only cost will be printing the books. With these, anyone can run sponsored prints and the finished books can be handed to children.

Every child should have a hundred books when they reach the age of five. that means handing down 600 million free books to South African children who probably could not afford to buy them, More children grow up not learning how to read and write well, and every day we lose more of these children. Let us not neglect these children and help them overcome poverty by first teaching them how to read and to enjoy the worlds that a book can open up.

See more books from Bookdash.

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