This article is about the Story Library book. You may be looking for the engine, the person or the magazine story.

Peter Sam, re-titled Peter Sam the Friendly Engine in 2011, is the twenty-fourth book of the My Thomas Story Library series.


Peter Sam's old funnel has not been the same since his accident with some trucks. After an icicle knocks his funnel off, he has to use a drainpipe. When his funnel comes, he initially hates it because it looks like someone had sat on it. However, it makes work easier for him.





  • Throughout the book, Peter Sam's cab hand rails disappear and reappear.
  • In the second illustration, Peter Sam is missing his whistle.
  • Peter Sam is mistakenly referred to as just "Peter" at one point.


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