Sodor: Reading Between the Lines is a The Railway Series/Sodor information book. It was written by Christopher Awdry and published in 2005.


  • Introduction - This briefly talks about how the books came to be.
  • The Island and its Railways - This section talks about how Sodor came to be and the history of each of its railways.
  • Characters in the Stories
  • Your Frequently Asked Questions Answered
  • The Stories, Their Origin and Location - this section talks about each of the Railway Series books.
  • Thomas: A Crown Worth Fighting For
  • A full sized map of the Island of Sodor.