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Boxcar children (Fictitious characters)

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Works: 410 works in 933 publications in 1 language and 153,008 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery stories, American  Detective and mystery stories  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc 
Classifications: PZ7.W244, [FIC]
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Publications about Boxcar children (Fictitious characters)
Most widely held works about Boxcar children (Fictitious characters)
    The boxcar children by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    29 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 8,832 libraries worldwide
    The Aldens begin their adventure by making a home in a boxcar. Their goal is to stay together, and in the process they find a grandfather
    Mike's mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    10 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in English and held by 3,520 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children meet Mike Wood and a strange chain of events begins. Mike's house is mysteriously burned down, a man in a blue hat appears, and the Alden's uranium mine is in danger of being sabotaged. The four children solve the mystery
    Houseboat mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    11 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 3,403 libraries worldwide
    Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden are spending a week on a houseboat! Throughout the journey, the children have the feeling they are being watched--and they are. Someone wants something on their boat, and he'll stop at nothing to get it. Can the boxcar children figure it out before it's too late?"--P. [4] of cover
    The lighthouse mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    12 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 3,099 libraries worldwide
    The children, who are spending the summer in a lighthouse on the New England coast, are disturbed by a mysterious woman walking the lighthouse grounds. Jessie's dog Watch wakes up growling almost every evening at midnight, and Henry finds a puzzling note in the sand
    The yellow house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    12 editions published between 1953 and 2010 in English and held by 3,024 libraries worldwide
    Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny Alden discover that a mystery surrounds the run-down yellow house on Surprise Island. The children find a letter and other clues that could lead them on the trail of a man who vanished from the house
    Mystery behind the wall by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    6 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 2,915 libraries worldwide
    A young Canadian visitor helps the Alden family solve a mystery involving a lost coin collection
    Mystery ranch by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    7 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in English and held by 2,797 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children go to care for their Aunt Jane on her ranch and discover a new mystery as they try to bring her out of her doldrums
    Caboose mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 2,784 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children have an adventure as they journey along with the Little North Railroad in two cabooses rented for the summer by their grandfather
    Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    14 editions published between 1949 and 2011 in English and held by 2,753 libraries worldwide
    The children are spending the summer on their own private island but there is a mysterious stranger on the island
    Mountain top mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in English and held by 2,748 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children start out on a one-day mountain climbing excursion that becomes very exciting. They unearth some mysteries and some treasure and have a good time in the process
    Tree house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    6 editions published between 1969 and 2010 in English and held by 2,601 libraries worldwide
    Six children help solve the mystery of a missing spyglass that has kept two brothers feuding for years
    Mystery in the sand by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    6 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 2,551 libraries worldwide
    A friendly writer with a metal detector, the mysterious inhabitants of a tower house, and the discovery of a locket in the sand are ingredients for the Aldens' latest mystery
    The haunted cabin mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    11 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 2,541 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children travel on a Mississippi paddle-wheel steamer to visit an old family friend in his cabin near Hannibal, Missouri, and try to discover who is responsible for the mysterious activities near the house
    Benny uncovers a mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    4 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,539 libraries worldwide
    Two brothers take summer jobs at a department store where a series of peculiar events brings them under suspicion
    Snowbound mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    7 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and held by 2,501 libraries worldwide
    Four orphaned children used to live alone in a boxcar. Now they have a home with their grandfather, and in their new life encounter various adventures and mysteries
    Blue Bay mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    10 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 2,499 libraries worldwide
    Benny's friend accompanies the Aldens to the South Seas for a vacation on a supposedly deserted island where they find an unusual mystery
    Bus station mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 2,361 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children, isolated in a storm at a small bus station, are led into a mystery centering on a polluted river
    Bicycle mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    5 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and held by 2,343 libraries worldwide
    While on a bicycle trip to their aunt's farm, the four Aldens help solve a mystery
    The amusement park mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2,175 libraries worldwide
    The Aldens search for carousel horses that have disappeared from an amusement park
    The camp-out mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    5 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 2,111 libraries worldwide
    The Boxcar Children go camping with their grandfather and end up investigating who's behind the missing food and loud music that's scaring campers away
 
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