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.
These are wonderful stories to read aloud or for young readers to enjoy alone. This set is a great value and comes in a neat, fun package. I would buy them again!Published 6 days ago by D. Grenier
A family favorite that I read as a kid and now my daughter is reading.Published 14 days ago by Rancher
My first grader loves these and having the set really encourages him to keep reading.Published 21 days ago by Michelle Liebgott-Osinga
Amazingly fast shipping. With Prime 2 day shipping I received it in less than 24 hours, which is amazing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Holly
I've loved reading this series with my kids. Fun, full of adventure, great literary quality, and the characters are kind, smart, resourceful people - just the kind of material I... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Holly Harden
Bought these for our daughters to read, my husband used to love reading them as a kid so we thought that they might too.Published 1 month ago by Matthew Knorr