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Summary

Brought to you by Penguin.

From multi-million best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson and inspired by E. Nesbit's timeless classic, The Primrose Railway Children is a gorgeous, heartwarming story of family secrets and new adventures.

Sit back and enjoy the journey!

Phoebe Robinson loves making up stories - just like her wonderful, imaginative dad.

When he mysteriously disappears, Phoebe, Perry, Becks and their mum must leave everything behind and move to a small cottage in the middle of nowhere.

Struggling to feel at home and missing her dad terribly, Phoebe's only distraction is her guinea pig, Daisy. Until the family discover the thrilling steam trains at the railway station and, suddenly, every day is filled with adventure.

But Phoebe still can't help wondering: what is Mum hiding, and, more worryingly, is Dad okay? 

©2021 Jacqueline Wilson (P)2021 Penguin Audio

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"An unbelievable talent." (David Walliams) 

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One of my best books

I loved reading and listening to The Primrose Railway Children. I didn’t want to finish it! 💜

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BEST BOOK!! LISTEN NOW

Hello people im 10 and i LOVED THIS BOOK deffo the best audiobook ive listened to i have autism and i find it hard to sleep and this audiobook GOT ME TO SLEEP IN LIKE 5 MINUTES i was amazed. I found the pugs name ‘puggy wuggy’ hilarious definitely should get this audiobook please get it its the best!! (Also my name is also phoebe😂)

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The prime rose railway children

I love love love this book and I could listen to it 10000000000 times. Georgina is an amazing reader and I love all her expression. I think Jackie is sensational author and have alllllll her books.

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Amazing

I recommend 10_15 for this book it has made me laugh and cry ( 8 times ) overall Jacqueline Wilson has done a GOOD job

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brilliant stuff

absolutely loved the storyline! Jacqueline Wilson is an amazing author and I highly recommend any of her books.

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very close to the railway children story

I usually love anything by this author. I was just a little disappointed by how much seem to be based the story The Railway Children.felt a little bit sorry the original author of The Railway Children. to be fair it was perhaps a good insight into how it feels to have a parent in the criminal justice system for children.

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Lovely

I am never disappointed with J W books. As I was listening I was concluding the plot. I was not far wrong

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loved it

I really liked this story, the narrator was annoying at first but it started to get very relaxing to listen to. I really liked the storyline, and it was overall a very good audio book.