The Boxcar Children Beginning The Aldens of Fair Meadow Farm

Author: Patricia MacLachlan
Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company
ISBN: 9780807566176
Release Date: 2013-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Before they were the Boxcar Children, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden lived with their parents at Fair Meadow Farm. Newbery-Award winning author Patricia MacLachlan pays loving tribute to the classic novel by Gertrude Chandler Warner in this story of the Alden children's origins and the challenges they faced before their boxcar adventures.

Boxcar Children The Boxcar Children Time to Read Level 2

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
ISBN: 9780807508381
Release Date: 2018-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny are orphans. The only way they can stay together as a family is to make it on their own. So when the children find an abandoned boxcar in the woods, they decide to call it home—and become the Boxcar Children! Adapted from the feature film of the same name, this early reader allows children to step into reading with the story that launched the beloved Boxcar Children Mysteries.

The Boxcar Children Guide to Adventure

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner
Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company
ISBN: 9780807509050
Release Date: 2014-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Boxcar Children have long been known for being creative and resourceful. This hardcover book is filled with fun how-to guides for everyday adventures. It includes tips and tricks for mystery solving (how to make invisible ink and create secret codes), travel (how to pack a suitcase; how to take great snapshots), and enjoying the great outdoors. Each of the four Boxcar Children has their own section—practical advice from Jessie, a “roughing it” guide from Henry, crafts and art projects from Violet, and recipes from Benny! A great gift for Boxcar fans.

The Boxcar Children Fully Illustrated Edition

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner
Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company
ISBN: 9780807509258
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

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 in 1942, The Boxcar Children has captivated many generations of readers. This fully illustrated edition commemorates the 75th anniversary of Gertrude Chandler Warner’s timeless novel. Featuring all-new full-color artwork as well as an afterword about the author, the history of the book, and the Boxcar Children legacy, this volume will be treasured by first-time readers and longtime fans alike.

The Boxcar Children Great Adventure 5 Book Set

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner
Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company
ISBN: 9780807506936
Release Date: 2017-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

This boxed set includes all 5 paperback books from the brand-new, very special Boxcar Children Great Adventure miniseries. Launched to time with the 75th Anniversary of the beloved brand, this is the first new series to debut under The Boxcar Children name in nearly 20 years. After finding a ceramic turtle in an old trunk, Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny are introduced to the Reddimus Society, a secret guild whose mission is to return lost artifacts to the museums and historic sites they were taken from. They just need the Aldens’ help in delivering them, along with the turtle, to the first return point at Acoma Pueblo in New Mexico. The siblings ride an antique train across the country to deliver the treasures to the special agent in New Mexico, encountering enemies of Reddimus along the way. The trip is a success…but just as they are set to return home, there’s a last-minute change in plans. The kids must continue the mission—they’re headed around the world! With stops in all seven continents, this is the Alden’s greatest adventure yet and a perfect, modern introduction to the Boxcar Children for new-to-chapter book readers. Includes: Boxcar Children Great Adventure #1: Journey on a Runaway Train; Boxcar Children Great Adventure #2: the Clue in the Papyrus Scroll; Boxcar Children Great Adventure #3: The Detour of the Elephants; Boxcar Children Great Adventure #4: The Shackleton Sabotage; Boxcar Children Great Adventure #5: The Khipu and the Final Key

Summer Special

Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 9781453223437
Release Date: 2011-06-14
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Mystery at the Ballpark There’s a mystery at Greenfield’s ballpark. A special bat goes missing, Jessie’s favorite glove disappears, and the team almost doesn’t make it to their first game. Can the Boxcar Children save the team? The Mystery of the Hidden Beach While the Aldens are in Florida they find a beautiful hidden beach then learn that it’s full of secrets. Once again, the Boxcar Children must find the truth. The Summer Camp Mystery It’s time for the camp Olympics, but someone isn’t playing fair. Are some campers so desperate to win that they’re willing to cheat? The Boxcar Children are determined to solve the mystery before the competition is ruined for everyone!