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The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner was the first series I read in its entirety after leaving the safety of the library's picture book area. And this was definitely the 1970s cover I remember.  [The Wayback Machine: The Boxcar Children] Reading, Vintage, Films, The Boxcar Children, Vintage Children's Books, Wayback Machine, Favorite Childhood Books, Book Area, Bookmobile

The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner L. Kate Deal, Illustrator, Albert Whitman & Company, 1942 This is the story of Henry, Jessie, Violet and Benny, four orphaned children who make their home in an abandoned railway car after their parents death. They fear their grandfather for some reason and though they try to make a go of it on their own their success is short lived. In the golden days they dig a swimming hole, scavenge the dump for useful items, Henry gets a job which provides…

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Michele Leininger
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I love finding unit studies and free printables to go along with books that we are reading in our homeschool. Adding extra resources to what we are reading can really add to the fun and give your children extra learning experiences.The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner was one of the first chapter books I remember reading when I was little. The story always resonated with me and is one I don't ever forget. This is a classic book that I think everyone should read. If your children…

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Celeste Kenny-Carter
We love The Boxcar Children - wouldn't this be a fun place to visit?! Boxcar Children Project, Putnam Connecticut, Boxcar Children, Homeschool Field Trips, Five In A Row, Kids Book Series, Children Books, Field Trips, Union Square

Welcome to the front page for the Gertrude Chandler Warner Museum in Putnam, Connecticut. Located off South Main Street near Union Square, the museum is dedicated to the life and work of Gertrude Chandler Warner, best known as the author of The Boxcar Children books. The museum is open on weekends from May till the…

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Dorie Kay