Reading/Interest Level: Toddler, Preschool
Author: Carmela LaVigna Coyle
Illustrator: Steve Gray
Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield
All aboard little train lovers! Adventure awaits on the Wild Zoo Train! The passengers start out for a fun train ride through the City Zoo, but they end up in the jungle, the savanna, and even Antarctica! As they pass through different areas, they encounter the different types of animals that live in different environments. More and more people want to climb aboard and experience the fun for themselves!
Wild Zoo Train is a cute and imaginative story that children of all ages will really enjoy. The illustrations are colorful, humorous, and eye-catching. This book would be an excellent read-aloud book in the classroom or at home. Readers will love the different kinds of animals found all over the world. The rhyming also adds a layer of fun to the story. Children will enjoy the sound effects they hear as this book is read aloud and they will want to read it over and over again. Wild Zoo Train is the perfect mix of educational fun.