Twenty-five years ago, a mysterious train rolled up to a young boy's front door, taking him on a trip he would never forget. For millions of readers around the world, the story of this child's Christmas Eve journey has become a beloved holiday classic. This special edition of The Polar Express contains a CD recording of the story read by renowned actor Liam Neeson, and a keepsake ornament commemorating the book's 25th anniversary. It is the perfect gift for all those-of any age-who truly believe! The Polar Express was written by Chris Van Allsburg.