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Boxcar children (Fictitious characters)

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Works: 498 works in 1,305 publications in 3 languages and 168,796 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery fiction  Detective and mystery stories, American  Caricatures and cartoons  Comics (Graphic works)  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Drama 
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 )
    55 editions published between 1924 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 5,795 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
    Mystery ranch by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    12 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,847 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
    Mike's mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    13 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 3,376 libraries worldwide
    The entire town of Yellow Sands is left puzzled by a mysterious fire
    Houseboat mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    8 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 2,782 libraries worldwide
    The Alden family rents a houseboat to drift down the river, and encounters a mystery in the little towns along the river, involving a fast black car
    Mystery behind the wall by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    7 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in English and held by 2,736 libraries worldwide
    A young Canadian visitor helps the Alden family solve a mystery involving a lost coin collection
    Tree house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in English and held by 2,666 libraries worldwide
    Six children help solve the mystery of a missing spyglass that has kept two brothers feuding for years
    The lighthouse mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    16 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 2,654 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
    Caboose mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    12 editions published between 1966 and 2010 in English and held by 2,619 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
    Mountain top mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    10 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and held by 2,590 libraries worldwide
    A family starts out on a one-day mountain climbing excursion that becomes very exciting. In fact, it becomes an adventure for the former "boxcar" family. They unearth some mysteries and have a fine time in the process
    The yellow house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    13 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,588 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
    The haunted cabin mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    9 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 2,424 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
    Mystery in the sand by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    6 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in English and held by 2,373 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
    Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    19 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,342 libraries worldwide
    "Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny used to live alone in a boxcar. Now they have a home with their grandfather and are spending the summer on their own private island. There's a mysterious stranger on the island who must keep his identity a secret. And that's not the only surprise in store for the Boxcar Children on Surprise Island!"--Page 4 of cover
    Benny uncovers a mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    6 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,331 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 2,327 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 )
    11 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in English and held by 2,159 libraries worldwide
    A graphic novel adaptation of Gertrude Chandler Warner's story in which the Alden children find an unusual mystery when they spend a vacation on a supposedly deserted South Seas Island
    Bicycle mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    7 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
    While on a bicycle trip to their aunt's farm, the four Aldens help solve a mystery
    Bus station mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    12 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and held by 2,092 libraries worldwide
    The Alden children, isolated in a storm at a small bus station, are led into a mystery centering on a polluted river
    The amusement park mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )
    5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 1,998 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 1,947 libraries worldwide
    While on a camping trip with their grandfather, the Alden children try to find out about the loud music and missing food that threatens to scare away other campers
 
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