Boxcar Children (The Boxcar Children Series #1) (Paperback)
|This is the first book in this four book series.
Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny are orphans. Determined to make it on their own, they set out to find a safe place to live. They discover an old, red boxcar that provides shelter from a storm. Against all odds, they make it into their home--and become the Boxcar Children.
From the Publisher:
Four orphans take shelter in an old, red boxcar during a storm, and, determined to make it on their own, they turn it into a safe, cozy home.
The first four books in the classic, much-loved Boxcar Children series are gathered together in this paperback box set. Orphans Benny, Henry, Jessie, and Violet Alden made it on their own in a red boxcar before being taken in by their wealthy grandfather. Mysteries follow them everywhere they go, whether they're on an island or a ranch. The titles included are THE BOXCAR CHILDREN, SURPRISE ISLAND, THE YELLOW HOUSE MYSTERY, and MYSTERY RANCH.