Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in 1890 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.
This is a set that I bought to get some boys in my class reading. They loved it and had the set read within two weeks. An oldie but goodie. Read morePublished 3 hours ago by Trez
Our 1st grade grandson, had already had his mom re-read book one. He REALLY wanted more of their stories. He was thrilled to receive, the 12 book collection. Read morePublished 10 days ago by Dennis
I ordered this to read to my 7 year old son because he decided that he hates reading. This books have sparked an interested so now he is asking for more! Read morePublished 10 days ago by genevievem
Love the set. Wish continuation set in next 12 books could be ordered as,a set.Published 14 days ago by Mae W.
These are such great books for children! I read them to my kids and am now looking forward to reading them to my grandchildren.Published 15 days ago by Margaret P. WOOD
My son loves it! We ran out of reading material and had to buy it. He is eight years old and this series is perfect for his age group.Published 19 days ago by Kim