The Polar Express

The Polar Express

The Polar Express is a treasured holiday tradition. This lavish gift set includes a CD audio recording read by Liam Neeson, a keepsake "All Aboard" ornament, and a note from author Chris Van Allsburg.

Awarded the prestigious Caldecott Medal in 1986, The Polar Express has sold more than 7 million copies, become a classic holiday movie, and been translated into stage productions that take place across the United States during the holiday season.

Title:The Polar Express
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780395389492
Format Type:

    The Polar Express Reviews

  • Will Byrnes

    A young boy is awakened from his Christmas Eve rest by a train that magically appears just outside his home. Ignoring the demands of stranger-danger, the boy climbs aboard, finding the car filled with...

  • Dem

    When Books Make You CryWhile clearing out a room this weekend I came across The Polar Express Book and boy did it just bring memories rushing back and the tears flowed but in a good way. I decided to...

  • Kylie D

    A wonderful and delightful book. The kids will love it. I just found the illustrations to be a bit creepy......

  • Bionic Jean

    I so wanted to love this book. I had heard many friends enthuse about The Polar Express, knew it had won awards, and have a soft spot myself for illustrated fantasy books for children. But this partic...

  • ??????????

    5 Believe ★'s “Seeing is believing, but sometimes the most real things in the world are the things we can't see.” Read/audiobook this for the very first time the other day with my little niec...

  • Mischenko

    A Christmas favorite we read every year. Beautiful story and illustrations. A must!...

  • Carol

    Just love the sound of those old vintage sleigh bells.....and my ride on THE POLAR EXPRESS! Wonderfully magical. Beautifully illustrated....

  • Duane

    Just gave a little nudge to my sleeping Christmas Spirit who rolled over and said, "come back in two months"....

  • Manybooks

    Although I really do much appreciate both the story (the presented narrative) and the accompanying illustrations, Chris Van Allsburg's The Polar Express ultimately does indeed feel but mildly entertai...

  • Anne

    What would you like for Christmas? I'm still in the spirit of Christmas, because Christmas isn't until the 7th of January here in Ukraine. So.....more for me. I've always loved The Polar Ex...