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The Thomas The Tank Engine Man
The Thomas the Tank Engine Man
Author

Brian Sibley

Illustrated by

various

Photographs by

various

Published

1995

Publisher(s)

William Heinemann

The Thomas the Tank Engine Man is the official biography of the Reverend W. Awdry.

Contents

  • Introduction - "Points of Departure"
  • Prologue - "The Station Master's Office"
  • Chapter 1 - "'Eyes full of twinkle'"
  • Chapter 2 - "'I am working very hard'"
  • Chapter 3 - "'A very charming fellow indeed'"
  • Chapter 4 - "On the Right Lines"
  • Chapter 5 - "'A Little Engine Called Edward'"
  • Chapter 6 - "'A Cheeky Little Engine'"
  • Chapter 7 - "'A Splendid Red Engine'"
  • Chapter 8 - "The Discovery of Sodor"
  • Chapter 9 - "Branching Out"
  • Chapter 10 - "New Lines on Old Lines"
  • Chapter 11 - "Steaming On!"
  • Chapter 12 - "All Change!"
  • Chapter 13 - "End of the Line?"
  • Chapter 14 - "Full Steam Ahead!"
  • Chapter 15 - "Really Useful Engines"
  • Epilogue - "Destinations"
  • Index

Trivia

  • The book is dedicated to Margaret Awdry and George Awdry.
  • In 1986 Brain Sibley narrated a program for BBC Radio 4 under the same name, later in 1995 a television documentary by Nicholas Jones, also of the same name was produced in 1995.

Goofs

  • George Carlin's last name is misspelled "Carling" at one point.
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