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The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children, No. 1)

by Gertrude Chandler Warner

  • 261 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Albert Whitman & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories,
  • Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Orphans,
  • Family - Orphans & Foster Homes,
  • Family - Siblings,
  • Brothers and sisters

  • Edition Notes

    Boxcar Children

    SeriesBoxcar Children (1)
    ContributionsL. Kate Deal (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7946608M
    ISBN 100807508527
    ISBN 109780807508527

      The Boxcar Children is a classic children's literary franchise originally created and written by the American first-grade school teacher Gertrude Chandler Warner. Today, the series includes well over titles. The series is aimed at readers in grades 2–6. The Boxcar Children tells the story of four orphaned children, Henry, Jessie, Violet /5(). This mystery book is the first in ” The Boxcar Children” series by Gertrude Chandler Warner and is published by Albert Whitman & Company. The Boxcar Children is written for kids ages 8 to The age range reflects readability and not necessarily content appropriateness.

    The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children, No. 1) (The Boxcar Children Mysteries) by Gertrude Chandler Warner and L. Kate Deal | Jan 1, out of 5 stars The Boxcar Children (Series) Book 1 Gertrude Chandler Warner Author Anne Yvonne Gilbert Author () The Boxcar Children The Boxcar Children (Series) Book 1 Gertrude Chandler Warner Author L. Kate Deal Illustrator () Surprise Island The Boxcar Children (Series) Book 2 .

    The Boxcar Children—or, rather, the idea of the Boxcar Children—has been well used date, there have been about books written about the Author: Marah Eakin. Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in in Putnam, Connecticut, where she taught school and wrote The Boxcar Children because she had often imagined how delightful it would be to live in a caboose or freight car. Encouraged by the book's success, she went on to write eighteen more stories about the Alden children/5(53).


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The Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children, No. 1) by Gertrude Chandler Warner Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Boxcar Children Fully Illustrated Edition. The classic story of four orphaned siblings, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny, who find an abandoned boxcar in the forest and decide to make it their home.

Since its initial publication inThe Boxcar Children has captivated many generations of readers. The Boxcar Children is a beloved series of chapter books that has been captivating readers for generations with its fun, easy to read storylines that feature a tight-knit group of children having adventures and solving mysteries ally published in/5().

The Boxcar Children is a beloved series of chapter books that has been captivating readers for generations with its fun, easy to read storylines that feature a tight-knit group of children having adventures and solving mysteries ally published inthe Boxcar Children series has continued to grow, adding new adventures each year/5().

20 rows  The Boxcar Children Novels [ edit ] The first nineteen books in the series were. The Boxcar Children series was originally started in the 's. Gertrude Chandler Warner was a first grade teacher, and wanted to write an adventure story for young children.

This first book was originally published inbut revised, edited and re-released in Warner added 18 more books to the series, /5. Generations of kids have enjoyed the adventures of Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden—The Boxcar Children ®. Gertrude Chandler Warner wrote the first 19 stories, but there are now titles in The Boxcar Children® Mysteries series.

Meet the Boxcar Children. About the Boxcar Children Series. The Boxcar Children is the first volume in a long series of mysteries, but the book's title isn't one of them.

It's very literal: The story is about four children who make their home in a boxcar. Thus, they are referred to throughout the text as the Boxcar Children. Though it does sort of sound like the name of an indie band, right.

The Boxcar Children series has been a favorite in our family and among the first books we read aloud so many, many years ago.

And now this homeschool family favorite is in the public domain. Originally copyrighted inThe Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner went through several changes before being republished as the version most of us are.

The Box-Car Children Language: English: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: Subject: Orphans -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Children -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Adventure and adventurers -- Juvenile Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner.

The Alden's neighbor, Lina, thinks there's treasure hidden in her attic and she wants the Boxcar Children to help her find it. Of course, the children are eager to help search--but it appears they aren't the only ones looking for the treasure. The Basketball Mystery ().

The Boxcar Children is a series of children’s mystery novels created by American author Gertrude Chandler Warner. The series follows four orphans – Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny Alden – who find a boxcar in the forest that they turn into their home.

The Boxcar Children Mysteries #1 The Boxcar Children. By L. Kate Deal, Gertrude Chandler Warner. Grades. Genre. Fiction.

Four resourceful, independent orphans find inventive ways to stick together through all kinds of exciting mysteries and adventures, including living in a boxcar.

Other Books in This Series. Book The Mystery of the. Free download or read online The Boxcar Children pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Gertrude Chandler Warner. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this childrens, mystery story are Jessie Alden, /5. The Boxcar Children conforms with Common Core standards. This helpful teacher’s guide provides the tools to use The Boxcar Children in your classroom. The Boxcar Children Summary As our story opens, four hungry children stand outside a bakery eyeing the cakes.

No one knows who they are or what they are doing—or, at least, the baker's wife doesn't know these things because the mysterious children refuse to give her any info. The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner  was one of the first chapter books I remember reading when I was little.

The story always resonated with me and is one I don’t ever forget. This is a classic book that I think everyone should read. If your children enjoy this book, they may also enjoy the entire series. Shop for the boxcar children books online at Target. Free shipping on orders of $35+ and save 5% every day with your Target RedCard.

The boxcar children books were some of my favorite books as a child. I really enjoyed reading this one again. I wish the others were on hear, as well as the old Dan Frontier books. 20, Views. 29 Favorites. 2 Reviews. DOWNLOAD OPTIONS download 1 file. The Boxcar Children tells the story of four orphaned children, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny.

They create a home for themselves in an abandoned boxcar in the forest. They eventually meet their grandfather, who is a wealthy and kind man (although the children had believed him.

It's always odd to read sequels to The Boxcar Children, because the first book sounded like it took place in the s, while future ones jump into the s. This book tries to bring back the spirit of the children living on their own, which was what made In this book, the children's grandfather reveals the surprise that he owns a small island/5.

The Boxcar Children Favorites 30 Books Boxed Collection with Activity Book, Journal, Sticker Sheet, DVD, Magnifying Glass, and Poster. by Gertrude Chandler Warner | Jan 1, Paperback $ $ FREE Shipping. Only 3 left in stock - order soon.

The Boxcar Children Bookshelf (Books #) by Gertrude Chandler Warner (Created by) Gertrude Chandler Warner Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in in Putnam, Connecticut, where she taught school and wrote The Boxcar Children because she had often imagined how delightful it would be to live in a caboose or freight car/5(19).

In the first book of the series, THE BOXCAR CHILDREN, Henry (age 14), Jessie (12), Violet (10), and Benny (6) are orphaned and running away from a grandfather they have never met but think is cruel.

In order to escape being found, they decide to live on their own in a boxcar abandoned in the woods.5/5.