Casey Jones (On My Own Folklore)

casey jones stephen krensky

Casey Jones was the most famous railroad engineer there ever was. Casey had one hang up. He had to be on time. He expected his trains to be on time too. One night Casey was asked to drive a train that was far behind schedule. He got that train running as fast as she could go. Would Casey make it on time? Hop on board and find out what made this railroad engineer an American hero in this fast-paced tale.---from the publisher

48 pages                     978-0822564768                  Ages 6-9

Keywords:  folktales, railroad, trains, part of a series, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, legends

Also in the On My Own Folklore series:  Pecos Bill; How Coyote Stole the Summer; The Lion and the Hare; John Henry; Calamity Jane; Mike Fink

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