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Surprise Island

Author: Warner Gertrude Chandler.
Publisher: Chicago : Whitman, 1982.
Series: The Boxcar Children; bk. 2
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Adventure abounds as the Alden children spend a summer living on their grandfather's island. They display a wealth of confidence in their ability to face life's everyday challenges armed only with their clever inventiveness and the support of eachother. Few subjects are as sure to capture the imaginations of children as the idea of living on their own. A hint of suspense is woven through the story until the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Warner Gertrude Chandler.
ISBN: 0807576735 9780807576731
OCLC Number: 648154220
Notes: Sequel to: The boxcar family.
Description: 178 pages : illustrations.
Contents: A barn becomes the island home of the Alden children and their grandfather for the summer.
Series Title: The Boxcar Children; bk. 2
Responsibility: ill. by Mary Gehr.

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Adventure abounds as the Alden children spend a summer living on their grandfather's island. They display a wealth of confidence in their ability to face life's everyday challenges armed only with their clever inventiveness and the support of eachother. Few subjects are as sure to capture the imaginations of children as the idea of living on their own. A hint of suspense is woven through the story until the mysterious true identity of Joe the handyman is finally revealed.

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