Book List in Order: 11 titles

  • A concept book for the youngest of train lovers. All aboard! This is one train book you don't want to miss. Using a refreshingly simple approach, Paul Collicutt has crafted the perfect book for young railroad enthusiasts. Each page features a vivi...



  • There were three Indestructible Metal Men on board the night the Colossus sank, but only one ever made it back to shore. Metal Man Number Two has been at the Robot City Museum since he emerged from the ocean decades ago and hasn’t powered up since....


  • As the world-famous Robot City Express train sets off to break the cross-country speed record amid cheers and celebrations, little do the passengers know that murder is on the menu! Can conductor Harrison glean the truth from a host of larger-than-li...


  • It’s midnight in Robot City, and all is not well. When the crew of the Red Star Rig sends out a desperate distress call, Robot City’s favorite hero leaps into action. Meet Curtis, the Colossal Coast-Guard Robot—a mighty machine intent on saving...


  • The city that never rusts . . . is rusting! (Age 8 and up)The city that never rusts . . . is rusting! The well-loved robotic dance troupe, the Automettes, has been struck down by rust, and who else would they call on but Robot City Confidential Inves...


  • Blast off for rockets! This colorful celebration will satisfy burgeoning astronauts with a survey of rocket planes and spacecrafts. From a Fourth of July firework rocket to the space shuttle Columbia to the rocket that landed men on the moon, rich pa...


  • Let's go trucking!Once again, Paul Collicutt brings young children color-drenched pictures and easy words to pore over about a common obsession: trucks - from a basic pickup to a 240-ton giant dump truck to the NASA Space Crawler. Each illustration i...


  • A companion to This Train, This Boat, and This CarGet ready for takeoff! From a piece of folded paper to a supersonic passenger plane, from a plane that gets fuel on the ground to one that gets fuel in the air - simple text and lush full-color pictur...






  • Buckle up and start your engines!Paul Collicutt once more shows his reverence for machines of travel in a simple, inviting survey of different kinds of cars for very young enthusiasts. While the concise text describes how cars differ from one another...


  • By the author and illustrator of This Train, a Parents' Choice Gold Medal BookAnchors aweigh! From a boat in a bottle to a supertanker cargo ship, from a boat that can break through ice to one that can sail under it -- This Boat, with its simple text...