READING ON THE TRAIN
Crouch End Station, London
(Closed in 1954) 04/12/10
“They’re the Railway Society, his Driver explained. They’ve come to see us."
A procession on a disused railway track reading books about trains. A reading list was compiled.
THE READING LIST The Pocket Encyclopedia of British Steam
Locomotives in colour – OS Knock Omladinska Pruga - 1946 British Railways Past and PresentNo.7- Brian Morrison and Ken Brunt The ABC of British Railways Locomotives Part 3- Ian Allen Steam, Steel & Stars- America's last steam railroad – O.Winston Link London’s Historic Railway stations - John Betjeman and John Gay The Chuggington Annual - 2010 The Slow Train to Milan - Lisa St. Aubin de Teran Mr Norris Changes Trains - Christopher Isherwood Mugby Junction - Charles Dickens Midnight on the Great Western - Thomas Hardy Strangers on a Train - Patricia Highsmith Stamboul Train - Graham Greene Murder on the Orient Express - Agatha Christie Breakheart Pass - Alistair Maclean Night Mail - WH Auden Long Walk to Forever - Kurt Vonnegut Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone- JK Rowling Indian Nocturne - Antonio Tabucchi The Great Railway Bazaar - Paul Theroux Thomas the Tank Engine - W Awdry Brief Encounter - Richard Dyer The Anatomy of Story - John Truby Black Lamb and Grey Falcon – Rebecca West The Railway Children – E. Nesbit Slow Train Coming - Dylan songbook Destination Unknown - Agatha Christie The Little Engine that Could – Watty Piper Third Class Ticket – Heather Wood Water for Elephants – Sarah Gruen Night Train to Lisbon – Pascal Mercier Bad Land - Jonathan Raban Child 44 – Tom Rob Smith The Polar Express – Chris Van Allsburg The Secret of Platform 13 – Eva Ibbotson Ostrich Boys – Keith Gray Lionboy – Zizou Courder Green Eggs and Ham - Dr Seuss The Constantinople Caper – Graham Marks 4.50 From Paddington – Agatha Christie The 39 Steps – John Buchan Trainspotting – Irvine Welch Little Red Train – Benedict Blathwayt Oi! Get off our train – John Burningham Slow Train Coming - Dylan songbook Destination Unknown - Agatha Christie Gone Astray - Charles Dickens