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10 books about trains

Pick up one of these featured titles on trains in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on trains. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

Train: The Definitive Visual History by DK

Category: History

This book was published 7 years ago by DK and takes approximately 10.7 hours to read.

The Big Book of Trains by DK

Category: Vocabulary & Spelling

This book was published 5 years ago by DK Children and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.

The Great Railroad Revolution: The History of Trains in America by Christian Wolmar

Category: United States

This book was published 8 years ago by PublicAffairs and takes approximately 14.9 hours to read.

Rails Around the World: Two Centuries of Trains and Locomotives by Brian Solomon

Category: History

This book was published last year by Motorbooks and takes approximately 6.4 hours to read.

Locomotive (Caldecott Medal Book) by Brian Floca

Category: 1800s

This book was published 8 years ago by Atheneum/Richard Jackson Books and takes approximately 2.1 hours to read.

Your Golden Retriever Puppy Month by Month: Everything You Need to Know at Each Stage to Ensure Your Cute and Playful Puppy (Your Puppy Month by Month) by Terry Albert

Category: Breeds

This book was published 5 years ago by Alpha and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.

Trains Coming Through!: My First Book of Trains by Stephanie Morgan

Category: Trains

This book was published last year by Rockridge Press and takes approximately 1.7 hours to read.

All Aboard Trains (All Aboard 8x8s) by Mary Harding

Category: Arts, Music & Photography

This book was published 32 years ago by Grosset & Dunlap and takes approximately 1.1 hours to read.

DK Eyewitness Books: Train: Discover the Story of Railroads from the Age of Steam to the High-Speed Trains o from the Age of Steam to the High-Speed Trains of Today by John Coiley

Category: How Things Work

This book was published 12 years ago by DK Children and takes approximately 2.4 hours to read.

Transit Maps of the World: Expanded and Updated Edition of the World's First Collection of Every Urban Train Map on Earth (PENGUIN BOOKS) by Mark Ovenden

Category: State & Local

This book was published 6 years ago by Penguin Books and takes approximately 5.9 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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