Random House Children’s Books has some exciting new for all of you Thomas &Friends fans out there! They are launching an all-new website for their hugely popular Thomas & Friends brand. The new site allows readers to easily search for their favorite type of Thomas title, including hardcover, Paperback, Board Book, E book, Coloring & Activity, Novelty, Step Into Reading, Little Golden Book or Movie / DVD tie-in.
In addition, there are other fun features including a library of Thomas & Friends printables, a video section with trailers of the Thomas movies, and a “What’s New” page that allows readers to quickly discover the latest Thomas titles.
EASTER ENGINES - Step into Reading
Summary: Thomas is rolling down the Easter rails in this step 2 leveled reader that will introduce children to reading—and the exciting world of Thomas & Friends!
MAKING TRACKS! - Activity Book
Summary: Help the engines of Sodor be really useful by fixing tracks with Thomas, making deliveries with Harold, and much, much more. With three chunky double-sided crayons, a die-cut handle, and sturdy write-on/wipe-off pages, this interactive board book is a must-have for little boys ages 3-7 who love Thomas & Friends.
MISTY ISLAND RESCUE - Golden Books
Summary: In the new direct-to-DVD movie Misty Island Rescue, the engines of Sodor are building a new Search and Rescue Center—and finding Thomas the Tank Engine is their first rescue mission! Boys, ages three to six, will enjoy this handsome jacketed-hardcover storybook, which captures all of the fun, mystery, and thrills of Thomas’ newest adventure.
SEARCH AND RESCUE! - Novelty
Summary: Special deliveries, railway repairs, and daring rescues—it's all in a day's work for Thomas the Tank Engine, and this 8x8 storybook with flaps lets little boys ages 3-7 join in the adventures.
OFF THE RAILS! - Coloring and Activity Book
Summary: Thomas is rolling full speed ahead and off the page in this new coloring and activity book! Little boys ages 3-7 will come face to face with their favorite Thomas & Friends characters as they color the 3-D images and then view them with a pair of 3-D glasses.
DAY OF THE DIESELS - Little Golden Book
Summary: The devious diesels of Sodor are up to no good, and Thomas must set things right! The successful Thomas & Friends movie Day of the Diesels is retold in the classic Little Golden Book format that young boys ages 2-5 will love.
Giveaway alert: I have a set of these fantastic Thomas books for one very lucky reader courtesy of Random House Children's Books. To enter, just fill out the form below before March 6th at 11:59 p.m. ET. I will randomly select and notify the winner the following day. This contest is open to those of you with U.S. addresses only. Good luck!