The Train to Impossible Places

Suggested age 9 – 12


Author: P.G. Bell
Illustrator: Flavia Sorrentino
ISBN: 9781474957410
Date Published: 7 Feb. 2019

Shortlisted for the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize 2019.

“Great fun!” – Philip Reeve, author of Mortal Engines

When Suzy hears a strange noise in the middle of the night, she creeps downstairs to find a train roaring through her house. But this is no ordinary train. This is the magical delivery express for the Union of Impossible Places.

Whisked on board by a troll-boy, Suzy’s world is turned upside down when she’s asked to deliver a cursed package to a fearsome sorceress. And quite suddenly, Suzy realizes the fate of the Impossible Places is in her hands…


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Dimensions12.9 × 2.6 × 19.8 cm



Age 9 – 12, Age 12 – 14




“Rip-roaring inventive adventure”
The Independent
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