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The Mystery Bookstore (The Boxcar Children #48)

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When their grandfather buys a bookstore at auction in New Orleans, the Alden children help clean it up and discover that several people seem to be obsessed with the store and its contents.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Albert Whitman & Company
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Maggie
Feb 07, 2010 Maggie rated it it was amazing
I hope someday I will own a bookstore just like Miss Chase. (This really is a dream of mine to have a bookstore with a candy shop in the back of it. I hope it will be really popular. I KNOW it will be really popular... if I get it!) Gertrude Chandler Warner's books always make me want to finish them the second I start them. She's really good at drawing people in with her writing.I always LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVVVVVVE them.
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Nov 10, 2011 Jacqueline rated it it was amazing
Still entertaining after all these years. The mysteries are well woven and the characters very likeable. Hadn't read one in a long while and was pleased to that I enjoyed it.
Stacie
Dec 03, 2016 Stacie rated it really liked it
The kids get to go to New Orleans, man do they get around. Grandpa helps a lady get a bookstore and the kids help set up a book sale that involves FOOD................... and MYSTERY! This one has multiple bad doers and the kids find them all.
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 :)
Jayce
Jan 08, 2010 Jayce rated it liked it
Shelves: mystery-suspense
The Aldens help one of their friends prepare a new bookstore for its opening but someone is thinking otherwise and they sabotage the library.



I recommend this book to all ages.



Mrs. Bahns
May 09, 2009 Mrs. Bahns rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Mystery lovers
Recommended to Mrs. Bahns by: Labrary
Shelves: grant
This book is when the Aldens go to a bookstore and find someone wants it to go out of buisness. The Aldens try to find out who.
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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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