New Children's Book, Engine Ed's Colorful Train Receives Praise from Educators and Press

This new children's picture book, by author Bonnie Worthington, has received praise from educators and the press. Engine Ed's Colorful Train is educational in nature while maintaining a fun, engaging story line for young readers. It is also a bedtime story favorite.

Chico, CA, September 04, 2008 --( This full-color, hardback children’s story book is about a young boy who has a wonderful dream and an exciting adventure with a friendly steam engine named Ed. The book teaches children about the world of trains, enforces their knowledge of a multitude of colors while entertaining its readers.

The Chico Enterprise Record hails Worthington's new book, stating, "'s a simple yet engaging story, the stuff dreams are made of."

Says Rosanna Dildine of Houston, Texas, “This book has become Ben’s absolute favorite storybook. He insists I read it to him twice every night and he sleeps with it.”

Sheila Hefty, retired lower-school librarian from Sacramento, California exclaims, “I have been a librarian for over 21 years and this book is definitely one of the cutest, most entertaining I’ve seen (and I see a lot of books).”

Beverly Landers, Principal of Chico Christian School in Chico, CA. exclaims. “I just loved it. This book is so precious. It not only educates children, it teaches a few things to adults too!”

Author Bonnie Worthington is the daughter of Yvonne Reese, remedial reading specialist for the Chino Unified School district. Worthington has worked as a volunteer in the public and private school system in K-12 classrooms and libraries for over 20 years. She currently is involved in conducting studies on learning environments for children and how children learn best.

Not only do Worthington’s books teach, the website is designed to help children learn by offering free interactive learning games for children 24 hours a day. Books are available at local bookstores. Signed and personalized copies are available at the website.

Bonnie Worthington
(530) 521-4820
2485 Notre Dame Blvd. #370-231
Chico, CA 95928