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The Animal Shelter Mystery (The Boxcar Children #22)

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The Aldens offer to take care of the animals from the recently closed Greenfield Animal Shelter. They have another mystery in their hands when they discover that most of the animals belong to an old woman who is missing.
ebook, 128 pages
Published March 1st 2011 by Albert Whitman & Company (first published 1991)
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Erika
Child-me liked this book because of the animals and wanting my own shelter in the backyard. Adult-me is reacting to all the misfiling of paperwork and cringing. Still a cute book though.
Rivka Ray
One of my favorite childhood series. I read over a hundred of them. The first 50 or so were in order; after that I read whatever book I could get my hands on :)
Jaida Ford
May 07, 2014 Jaida Ford rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Alexandra Lindner
Love the series!!
Mark Joseph
Jan 28, 2015 Mark Joseph rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
good
Kaetlyn
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I like that the Alden's are helping out at the animal shelter. There are always new animals. I don't like that the animal shelter has to be closed because the land it is on is to be sold. The animal shelter and a house are going to be sold. I like that the Alden's fin.d the person that owns the house and the land the animal shelter was on.
Elizabeth
Sometimes its fun to go back and read a childhood favorite. And it's a good fast read for those days when I need something, but don't want to start anything too involved.
Katie
May 01, 2009 Katie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The Animal Shelter Mystery is a good mysterious book about 4 kids trying to solve an animal mystery!
Srivardhan Ramesh
interesting mystery but a bit childish.
i would rather recommend this book for 10-year olds
Hazel
Aug 04, 2011 Hazel rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good series for the young reader.
Laura
Aug 21, 2009 Laura rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: boxcar-children
great when ur little
Partridge Public
Sep 24, 2007 Partridge Public added it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: JF War
Shelves: juniorfiction
Warner, Gertrude C. PB
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Gertrude Chandler Warner was born in Putnam, Connecticut, on April 16, 1890, to Edgar and Jane Warner. Her family included a sister, Frances, and a brother, John. From the age of five, she dreamed of becoming an author. She wrote stories for her Grandfather Carpenter, and each Christmas she gave him one of these stories as a gift. Today, Ms. Warner is best remembered as the author of THE BOXCAR CH ...more
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