Gertrude Chandler Warner

Gertrude Chandler Warner, a teacher, wrote books that were both easy and fun to read. This story, like the other 18 in the now-classic Boxcar Children series which have sold over three million copies in paperback, features children solving problems and acting responsibly without the supervision of adults. Gertrude Chandler Warner was a lifelong resident of Putnam, Connecticut, until her heath in 1979 at 89.

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Phyllis Newman hegan her career as a child entertainer in vaudeville. She later gained recognition as a gifted entertainer in many Broadway productions, earning a Tony Award for her role in Subway Cars Are For Sleeping. Phyllis also appeared on television series such as One Life to Live and thirtysomething.

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Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner | Narrator: Phyllis Newman
Release Date: September 27, 2011
The Boxcar Children
Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny, four orphaned siblings, suddenly appear in a small town. The children make a home for themselves in an abandoned red boxcar they discover in the woods. Ambitious and resourceful, the plucky children make a happy life for themselves–until Violet gets too sick for her brothers and sister to care for her.
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ISBN: 9780307991416
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Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner | Narrator: Phyllis Newman
Release Date: September 27, 2011
Orphaned and alone, the Alden children make a home in an abandoned boxcar in the woods. These remarkable children demonstrate their independence and ability to "use up and make do" as they overcome every obstacle with plucky perseverance and true courage.
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ISBN: 9780307991386
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Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner | Narrator: Phyllis Newman
Release Date: September 27, 2011
Now living with their grandfather, the orphaned Alden Children spend the summer exploring their own private island. There's a mysterious stranger on the island who must keep his identity a secret - but that's not the only surprise in store for the Boxcar Children.
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Author: Gertrude Chandler Warner | Narrator: Phyllis Newman
Release Date: September 27, 2011
In this third book from the series, Grandpa Alden tells Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny of the curious circumstances in which the yellow house became vacant over forty years ago.  Determined to solve the mystery, the children uncover a trail of clues that leads them to memories of their boxcar days.
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ISBN: 9780307991409
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