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Meet the Boxcar Children (The adventures of Benny and Watch)

by Gertrude Chandler Warner

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7543557M
ISBN 100590939416
ISBN 109780590939416

The book 'The Mystery of the Star Ruby' from the series the Boxcar Children follow the Alden children: Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny. This book brings me back to my childhood since the Boxcar Children series was one of the first chapter books I read. I read these books up until my teacher sa. The Boxcar Children Series was created by Gertrude Chandler Warner, a teacher, when she realized that there were few, if any, books for children that were both easy and fun to read. She drew on her own experiences in writing the mysteries.5/5(4).

The Alden children's adventures on the road and in the woods are romanticized quite a bit. If the author had written a realistic depiction of four orphans living in a boxcar, the book would be a lot more depressing (and, therefore, more of a family drama or a tragedy). The book is the first volume in an epic series of The Boxcar Children. Get this from a library! Meet the Boxcar Children. [Gertrude Chandler Warner; Daniel M Duffy] -- Four orphaned children make a home for themselves in an abandoned boxcar .

The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner • Book 1 of the Boxcar Children Series. 10 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Meet-the-Author Recording of Boxcar Children, The (Series) Audio Excerpt from Boxcar Children, The (Series) Name Pronunciation with Gertrude Chandler Warner; Grade; The first Boxcar Children book was classic and precious. My children love this sequel and the writing is good, but the plot / structure is disturbingly insane. Really, not that cuddly madcap Nesbit/Lewis kind of insane that you can get away with in a children's book/5.


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Meet the Boxcar Children (The adventures of Benny and Watch) by Gertrude Chandler Warner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Meet the Boxcar Children. Henry Alden. At age fourteen, Henry is the oldest in the Alden family. He likes to figure out how things work, which makes him good at repairing Jessie Alden. Violet Alden.

Benny Alden. Watch. Watch is the family dog, a friendly wirehaired fox terrier. Back when the. Product details Age Range: 6 - 8 years Grade Level: 1 - 3 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Series: The Adventures of Benny & Watch (Book 1) Paperback: 48 pages Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: 5/5(8).

Reviewed in the United States on Ap In this first book in the series, you meet Benny, Henry, Jessie and Violet, four children whose parents have died and have no where to go.

They find an abandoned boxcar and call it home. The end is more surprising than you can imagine/5(8). Meet the Boxcar Children book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. As the youngest of the Boxcar Children, Benny is always rea /5.

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 its success, she went on to write eighteen more stories about the Alden Children.

In this first book of the series, readers learn Gertrude Chandler Warner's original story of the four orphaned children and their search for a new home.

As the youngest of the Boxcar Children, Benny is always ready with a funny comment, a question about the next meal, or a solution to a mystery.

(MEET THE BOXCAR CHILDREN BY WARNER, GERTRUDE CHANDLER)Meet the Boxcar Children[Paperback] ON Jan on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The paperback editions of The Boxcar Children Mysteries: #13, Snowbound Mystery; #14, Tree House Mystery; #15, Bicycle Mystery; and #16, Mystery in the Sand are offered together in a cardboard case.

Gertrude Chandler WarnerJune Secret on the Thirteenth Floor. Gertrude Chandler Warner. 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.

I had also read that The Boxcar Children series is still very popular among kids despite having started in the s. As the book was first published 70 years ago, I was expecti Never having read any of The Boxcar Children series as a kid, a friend recently gave me a copy of an ebook comprising the first 12 volumes to see what I missed out on/5.

As the youngest of the Boxcar Children, Benny is always ready with a funny comment, a question about the next meal, or a solution to a mystery. Let Benny and the Alden family's faithful dog, Watch, introduce younger readers to this magical series.

In this first book of the series, readers learn Gertrude Chandler Warner's original story of the four orphaned children and their search for a new home.4/5(8).

In this first book in the series, you meet Benny, Henry, Jessie and Violet, four children whose parents have died and have no where to go. They find an abandoned boxcar and call it home. The end is more surprising than you can imagine.5/5(1).

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. Meet the Boxcar Children Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English "A boxcar children early reader"--Cover "Grades "--P.

[4] of cover Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) American : About the Boxcar Children Series.

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 to be cruel).

As the youngest of the Boxcar Children, Benny is always ready with a funny comment, a question about the next meal, or a solution to a mystery. Let Benny and the Alden family's faithful dog, Watch, introduce younger readers to this magical series.

In this first book of the series, readers learn Gertrude Chandler Warner's original story of the four orphaned children and their search for a new. 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. 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, Benny Alden/5.

The Magic Show Mystery (Boxcar Children Early Reader #4) (The Adventures of Benny & Watch) Paperback – January 1, by Gertrude Chandler Warner (Creator) › Visit Amazon's Gertrude Chandler Warner Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

Meet the Boxcar Children (The Adventures of Benny & Watch) 5/5(2). 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 5/5. Order of Boxcar Children Books 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.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 About Albert Whitman & Company.The Box Car Children is suitable for 2nd and 3rd grade readers. The Boxcar Children is the story of 4 orphaned children, Jessie, Henry, Benny and Violet. The four make a home for themselves inside an abandoned box car in the forest.

Eventually, they meet their grandfather, a wealthy and kind person (although they initially believed he was cruel).