Boxcar Children #3: The Yellow House Mystery

by Gertrude Chandler Warner

Other authorsMary Gehr (Illustrator)
Hardcover, 1953

Status

Available

Local notes

Fic War (c.1)

Barcode

2639

Genres

Publication

Albert Whitman & Company (1953), Edition: 1st, 192 pages

Description

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.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

192 p.; 5.5 inches

User reviews

LibraryThing member CherieDooryard
This book is clearly the one where Warner clarified where she was going with the series. The focus is off the relationships and the plot takes a clear turn towards mystery-solving. It's not quite Bobbsey Twins level yet, but getting there. That said, my kids thoroughly enjoyed it and I started to
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relive that excitement this kind of gentle mystery brings to the under-10 set.
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Pages

192

Rating

½ (161 ratings; 3.8)
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