Gertrude Chandler Warner
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Gertrude Chandler Warner

Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in Putnam, Connecticut, on April 16, 1890, to Edgar and Jane Warner. Her family included a sister, Frances, and a brother, John. From the age of five, she dreamed of becoming an author. She wrote stories for her Grandfather Carpenter, and each Christmas she gave him one of these stories as a gift. Today, Ms. Warner is best remembered as the author of The Boxcar Children Mysteries.

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    • The Boxcar Children

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 1
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 66
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    One warm night four children stood in front of a bakery. No one knew them. No one knew where they had come from. Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny are orphans. Can they find a home where they can stay together as a family?....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • get a new narrator

    • By Judith on 11-26-18

    Regular price: $4.89

    • Surprise Island

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 2
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Tim Gregory
    • Length: 2 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 25

    The Aldens spend the summer on their own private island. There they meet a new friend with an amazing secret....

    Regular price: $4.89

    • Mystery Ranch

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 4
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 1 hr and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 102
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98

    The Aldens visit their mysterious Aunt Jane at her run-down ranch and make a surprising discovery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun series.

    • By Korrin H. Johnson on 05-07-16

    Regular price: $8.99

    • Yellow House Mystery

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 3
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Tim Gregory
    • Length: 2 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    Years ago, a man vanished from the yellow house on Surprise Island. Why? The Aldens have found a clue to the mystery....

    Regular price: $4.89

    • Journey on a Runaway Train

    • The Boxcar Children Great Adventure, Book 1
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner, Dee Garretson, JM Lee
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 42

    Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny didn't think the old trunk in their house held anything interesting....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bed Time favorite

    • By Joshua Schaaf on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $4.89

    • Tree House Mystery

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 14
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    The Alden children are helping their neighbors build a tree house. From the tree house, the children discover they can see into the attic of the house next door....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Again

    • By mimismom on 10-16-17

    Regular price: $8.99

    • Blue Bay Mystery

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 6
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    The Aldens are excited to visit a deserted South Seas island. But soon they discover clues that they are not alone. Is someone on the island watching them....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Love the story; not a fan of the narration

    • By Jennifer L. Mohrman on 05-29-18

    Regular price: $8.99

    • The Doughnut Whodunit

    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Aimee Lilly
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    A hip new doughnut shop known for its bizarre recipes is opening up in Greenfield. At first, the owners of the other doughnut shop in town, Delilah's, aren't worried. Their shop has been a fixture downtown since just after World War II....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • cute story

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-20-18

    Regular price: $4.89

    • Mike's Mystery

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Tim Gregory
    • Length: 1 hr and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    The Alden children are visiting Aunt Jane when a nearby house burns down....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it

    • By M.Mitchell on 05-04-17

    Regular price: $8.99

    • Houseboat Mystery

    • The Boxcar Children Mysteries, Book 12
    • By: Gertrude Chandler Warner
    • Narrated by: Tim Gregory
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    The Aldens are spending the summer traveling on a houseboat....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • "😍❤️"

    • By Mitchell on 01-05-17

    Regular price: $8.99

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