With the first four tales ever written about Thomas the Tank Engine and illustrated with the art from the original book, this hardcover storybook is a must-have for every Thomas and Friends fan! First published in 1946, the stories launched Thomas firmly into the hearts of countless train-loving little boys and their families, where he has remained ever since. This beautifully designed new version of timeless favorite tales makes it a classic for today, tomorrow, and always!
- The image used for Thomas and Gordon on the back cover was taken from Thomas and the Trucks.
- In the table of contents, the fourth story is known as "Thomas and the Freight Cars" but the back cover lists it as "Thomas and the Trucks."