Author & Illustrator

Gertrude Chandler Warner

Biography

GERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER was born in 1890 in Putnam, Connecticut, where she later taught school. She wrote The Boxcar Children because she had often imagined how delightful it would be to live in a caboose or freight car. Encouraged by the book’s success, she went on to write eighteen more stories about the Alden children.

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The Boxcar Children Mysteries Book Series

Collaborators

David Cunningham
Dirk Gringhuis
Mary Gehr
Shane Clester
Anthony VanArsdale
Gretchen Ellen Powers
Anne Yvonne Gilbert
L. Kate Deal

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The Hundred-Year Mystery