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The boxcar children collection : The Boxcar Children; Surprise Island; The Yellow House Mystery. / Gertrude Chandler Warner.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780739364550 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2008.

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General Note:
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator: Phyllis Newman.
Summary, etc.:
The Boxcar Children Mysteries have captured the imaginations of emerging readers for more than sixty years! Join the four Alden siblings on three exciting adventures-The Boxcar Children, Surprise Island, and The Yellow House Mystery . The Boxcar ChildrenHenry, Jessie, Violet and Benny, four orphaned brothers and sisters, suddenly appear in a small town. No one knows who these young wanderers are or where they have come from. Frightened to live with a grandfather they have never met, the children make a home for themselves in an abandoned red boxcar they discover in the woods. Ambitious and resourceful, the plucky children make a happy life for themselves-until Violet gets too sick for her brothers and sister to care for her. Surprise IslandNow living with their grandfather, the orphaned Alden Children spend the summer exploring their own private island. There's a mysterious stranger on the island who must keep his identity a secret-but t...
Target Audience Note:
Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 6
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Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 204630 KB).
Subject: Juvenile Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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