This delightful book, about the beginning of a small railroad, has the look and feel of a classic. It’s fun to see the first locomotive, saved from the scrap pile, embrace his new role as the journey begins. The action gets exciting as the engine discovers adventures that await in his new home. A wondrously illustrated choice of bedtime reading for train lovers everywhere; or a new favorite for young readers of short stories. Please join us as the Ozark Mountain Railroad gets its start and the dream begins!
This sweet story about a small railroad has the look and feel of a classic. Join the fun and excitement as Andrew, Engine #1 of the Ozark Mountain Railroad, remembers arriving to the little railroad and making friends along the way. A wonderfully illustrated bedtime reading choice for train lovers everywhere and a new favorite […]
The engines of the Ozark Mountain Railroad appreciate a second chance to be hard at work pulling trains. Much has changed since #1 Andrew arrived on the line. Now the railroad is busy with engines rushing up and down every bit of track. Join Andrew and the other engines as they go about their busy […]
(the Andrew) I’ve been working on this model for well over a year and a half. But, it’s finally done! The Prototype Baldwin Locomotive Works #42300 was built in August 1915 for the Texas State Railroad. Special attention was given to this locomotive at the builder because it was intended to be used for publicity […]
May 1950 issue of Railroad Magazine with articles on the CN’s Smithers Division (with 2 maps), shipment of explosives by rail, the DRGW’s luxury passenger service (with map), life as CN’s publicity agent, the RRC (Railway Rectifier Car), Part 1 of the autobiography of a lady telegrapher, Part 3 of an explanation of the valve […]
This sweet story about a small railroad has the look and feel of a classic. For the first time since the railroad opened, the Ozark Mountain Railroad is laying more track! Join in the fun as Andrew, the line’s first engine, takes up his old job of helping with the construction of the new branch […]
NEW BOOK RELEASE The engines of the Ozark Mountain Railroad appreciate a second chance to be hard at work pulling trains. Much has changed since #1 Andrew arrived on the line. Now the railroad is busy with engines rushing up and down every bit of track. Join Andrew and the other engines as they go […]
The Ozark Mountain Railroad has a problem. They need another passenger train, but they can’t afford to buy a new one! Then, one of the OMRR’s locomotives remembers an old friend of his… a railway motorcar who hasn’t turned his wheels in years. But he’s for sale, and cheap, too. Join the engines of the […]
“A Whistle in the Hills – A Story of the North Arkansas Line in Harrison.” Isaac will present a brief discussion of the general history of the M&A – followed by details about the shop complex, some of the equipment used, and surviving remnants of the old railroad. Afterward, time for audience questions. Please join […]
Author Isaac ben Levi was interviewed by Toinette Madision, Director of the Boone County Heritage Museum, in December 2018, about his historical fiction book series for children. Book 4 of the series will be out in February 2019!