The Great Rescue is a book in the Really Useful Stories series. It focuses on teamwork.
When Whiskers the kitten is lost on Sodor, Thomas asks his friends Flynn and Harold the Helicopter to help find him. Can they work together as a team and save Whiskers?
- Special thanks is given to Dr. Deborah Weber, Micaela Winter and Ian McCue.
- This story takes place before the events of King of the Railway as Ulfstead Castle is seen in its state of disrepair.
- Part of Thomas' buffers are coloured black instead of red.
- Thomas is said to "peep his horn" at one point.
- Harold's name and Sodor Search and Rescue Centre badge are missing from his sides.