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Books The Best Books With Train in the Title  

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It turns out that books with train in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 50+ good books with train in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles are books about trains, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word train in the title.

Books with train in the title include Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: On the Tracks of the Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux, Inside Freight Train by Donald Crews, and The Mystery of the Blue Train by Agatha Christie. If you have a favorite train book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has train in the name, it belongs on this list.

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Dog train is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Sandra Boynton

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The night train at Deoli and o... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Strangers on a Train is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Patricia Highsmith

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The Train is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Diane Hoh

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Inside freight train is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Donald Crews

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The Train is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Jonathan Glancey

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Last Train From Berlin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Howard K. Smith

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Last train to Memphis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Peter Guralnick

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TRAIN TO LULU'S, THE is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Linda Howard

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The Christmas Train is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
David Baldacci

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The Great Train Robbery is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Michael Crichton

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Trains is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Gail Gibbons

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Ghost Train to the Eastern Sta... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Two Trains Running is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
August Wilson

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Inspector Ghote Goes by Train is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Wagon Train 911 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Jamie Gilson

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Ghost train is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Jess Mowry

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One Train is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Kenneth Koch

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Night train at Wiscasset Stati... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Mr Little's noisy train is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Richard Fowler

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Two little trains is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Margaret Wise Brown

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The train now departing is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Martha Grimes

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Night Train is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Martin Amis

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Waiting for the morning train is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Murder on the Ballarat train is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Two Trains Running is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Lucius Shepard

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The Mystery of the Blue Train is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Trains of Thought: Paris to Om... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Time Train is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Paul Fleischman

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Train is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Pete Dexter

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Death of a Train is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Freeman Wills Crofts

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Stamboul Train is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Graham Greene

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Night Train to Lisbon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Peter Bieri

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One Hundred Ways for a Cat to ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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The last train north is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Clifton Taulbert

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Peacebound trains is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Haemi Balgassi

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You can't be neutral on a movi... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Two Trains Running is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Andrew Vachss

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The Lost Wagon Train is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Train go sorry is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Leah Hager Cohen

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Train Time is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
John R. Stilgoe

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The train to Timbuctoo is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Margaret Wise Brown

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Maisy's train is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Lucy Cousins

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I dream of trains is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Angela Johnson

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The Little Train is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Lois Lenski

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Hear that Train Whistle Blow! ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title

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Train whistle guitar is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Albert Murray

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Shoah train is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
William Heyen

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Chasing Trains is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title
Robert W. Richardson

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The Baby Train and Other Lusty... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Books With Train in the Title