The Garden Thief (The Boxcar Children Mysteries #130) (Hardcover)

By Gertrude Chandler Warner (Created by)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807527511, 128pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (8/27/2012)
Paperback (3/1/2012)
CD-Audio (8/28/2012)
CD-Audio (8/28/2012)

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Description


Grandfather's friend, Mr. Yee, has broken his arm and can't tend to his beloved vegetable plot in the community garden. The Alden children gladly offer their services to help him with his prize-winning veggies. But they soon learn something mysterious is afoot at the community garden. Vegetables go missing, and it appears someone is intentionally vandalizing the garden plots. Luckily for the local community gardeners, the Boxcar Children are on the case!


About the Author


Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in 1890 in Putnam, Connecticut, where she taught school and 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.