Thomas & Friends magazine is inspired by the hit PBS television show, which follows Thomas the Tank Engine and his friends around the fictional island of Sodor. Straight out of a charming, storybook world of the railway, the show teaches kids many lessons. Now the fun and learning can continue as kids discover the joys of reading with the magazine. Young ones can also build brain power as they solve puzzles and complete worksheets, as well as other fun projects and activities. Parents will love being able to pull out an issue of Thomas & Friends magazine when fidgety kids need something to do. Whether you're in the waiting room, at a restaurant, or on a long car trip, this gives little ones something to focus on to make the time fly by. Every issue of Thomas & Friends also comes with a free, pull-out poster kids can hang up in their bedroom or play area. Expect them to be watching out the window for the mailman. This magazine is perfect for kids who are fans of the TV show or are simply fascinated by trains and the railroad.