WorldCat Identities

Warner, Gertrude Chandler 1890-1979

Overview
Works: 1,240 works in 4,310 publications in 4 languages and 297,525 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery stories, American  Caricatures and cartoons  Comics (Graphic works)  Action and adventure fiction  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc 
Subject Headings: Authors, American 
Roles: Author, crt
Classifications: PZ7.W244, FIC
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Most widely held works about Gertrude Chandler Warner
 
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Most widely held works by Gertrude Chandler Warner
The boxcar children by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

158 editions published between 1924 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 9,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Aldens begin their adventure by making a home in a boxcar. Their goal is to stay together, and in the process they find a grandfather
Mystery ranch by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

48 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 4,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violet and Jessie begin an adventure out West when they journey to Centerville to keep Aunt Jane company on the family ranch
Surprise Island by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

49 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children are spending the summer on their own private island but there is a mysterious stranger on the island
The yellow house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

47 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the exploits of the four Alden children as they locate a missing man. The Boxcar children are determined to solve the mystery that surrounds an old yellow house on their grandfather's property. Strange things have happened in that house where long ago a man disappeared
The lighthouse mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 3,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children, who are spending the summer in a lighthouse on the New England coast, are disturbed by a mysterious woman walking the lighthouse grounds. Jessie's dog Watch wakes up growling almost every evening at midnight, and Henry finds a puzzling note in the sand
Mike's mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

23 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 3,499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alden children meet Mike Wood and a strange chain of events begins. Mike's house is mysteriously burned down, a man in a blue hat appears, and the Alden's uranium mine is in danger of being sabotaged. The four children solve the mystery
Blue Bay mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Benny's friend accompanies the Aldens to the South Seas for a vacation on a supposedly deserted island where they find an unusual mystery
Mountain top mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

31 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 3,275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family starts out on a one-day mountain climbing excursion that becomes very exciting. In fact, it becomes an adventure for the former "boxcar" family. They unearth some mysteries and have a fine time in the process
Schoolhouse mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

33 editions published between 1965 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandpa Alden and the Alden children encounter danger, excitement, adventure, and mystery in a quiet island fishing village
Bicycle mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 2,867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on bicycle trip to their aunt's farm, the four Aldens help solve a mystery
Houseboat mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

24 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 2,844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alden family rents a houseboat to drift down the river, and encounters a mystery in the little towns along the river, involving a fast black car
Caboose mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

35 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in English and Chinese and held by 2,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alden children have an adventure as they journey along with the Little North Railroad in two cabooses rented for the summer by their grandfather
Mystery behind the wall by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

13 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 2,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young Canadian visitor helps the Alden family solve a mystery involving a lost coin collection
Tree house mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

19 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in English and held by 2,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six children help solve the mystery of a missing spyglass that has kept two brothers feuding for years
Mystery in the sand by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

19 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and held by 2,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A friendly writer with a metal detector, the mysterious inhabitants of a tower house, and the discovery of a locket in the sand are ingredients for the Aldens' latest mystery
Snowbound mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

22 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and held by 2,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family, snowbound in a vacation cabin, discovers adventure in surrounding wild life, three children they find in the snow, and a search for a lost recipe
Benny uncovers a mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

18 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title Page; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10
Bus station mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in English and held by 2,445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alden children, isolated in a storm at a small bus station, are led into a mystery centering on a polluted river
The deserted library mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 2,184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At an old library, the Alden children discover a boy who needs their help and a stranger who is after a valuable object they found in the library
The haunted cabin mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner( Book )

19 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 2,130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Alden children travel on a Mississippi paddle-wheel steamer to visit an old family friend in his cabin near Hannibal, Missouri, and try to discover who is responsible for the mysterious activities near the house
 
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The boxcar children
Alternative Names
Gertrude Chandler Warner Amerikaans schrijfster (1890-1979)

Gertrude Chandler Warner auteure de littérature d'enfance américaine

Gertrude Chandler Warner escritora de literatura infantil estadounidense

Getelude Qiandele Wona 1890-1979

گرترود چندلر وارنر نویسنده آمریکایی

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格特鲁德·钱德勒·沃纳 1890-1979

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Mystery ranchSurprise IslandThe yellow house mysteryThe lighthouse mysteryMike's mysteryBlue Bay mysteryMountain top mysterySchoolhouse mystery