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Hudson jumped out of bed. Today we go see the train!
Hudson ate breakfast.
Hudson got dressed.
Hudson walked down the seven stairs.
Hudson walked down the long block.
Hudson also ran a little bit.
Hudson was very excited.
Hudson was very patient.
Finally, Hudson got on the bus.
Hudson stood on the seat to look out the window.
Then Hudson got worried. Hudson thought,
What if they forgot to get off the bus?
Hudson rang the bell to stop the bus.
Hudson wanted to jump over everyone.
there was so much to see
Tulips blooming in a bouquet
Fresh bread baking
So many people saying Hello!
(the following list is to guide the illustrations as various signage, lables, apron decals, etc. for the "people" Hudson meets who say Hello).
- Epp’s Eggs and Cheese
- Phan’s Flowers
- Harris Honey
- Perez Breads
- Soto Soaps
- Murphy Meats
- Lee’s Vegetables
- Russo’s Fruits
- Klein Cookware
- Lange’s Lollipops
- Brooks’ Books
- Doukas Soups
Hudson almost forgot about the train.
Hudson had to visit the bathroom.
Hudson remembered about the train.
Hudson looked right. Hudson looked left.
Hudson almost walked right by it!
Hudson sang a little train song as he walked around to see the engine in the front,
the cars behind the engine,
and the little town.
The train was small.
In fact it was very small.
It was just the right size
for Hudson to see