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The Cabooseman's Garden

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 3 Reviews

Book Description
The freight trains that pass by 10-year-old Jack Taylor's family farm have made his lonely life more bearable. Especially after the kindness shown him by a member of the train crew -- whom Jack calls The Cabooseman. Determined to thank the man, Jack decides to grow him a garden. That's when Jack's troubles begin.
Book Information
PublisherCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
Publication Date05/15/2012
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About Karen Kulinski (Author) : Karen Kulinski is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Karen Kulinski is The Cabooseman's Garden.
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9/5/2012 Peggy Archer said:
When Jack decides to plant a garden next to the railroad tracks to thank the cabooseman for the packages of chalk and coal that he throws to him every Tuesday, he finds it a little more challenging than he'd anticipated. Written with great action and dialogue, this book is for anyone who loves train... more

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