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The Cupcake Caper (The Boxcar Children #125)

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It's a delicious new mystery with the Boxcar Children as they help catch a cupcake thief! Mama Tova's shop in Greenfield is so famous that every day, people line up around the block to buy her cupcakes. But when someone breaks into her kitchen, it's clear that her secret recipe is in danger. The Aldens follow the suspects to a bake-off where they must find the culprit usin ...more
Paperback, 95 pages
Published September 1st 2010 by Albert Whitman & Company
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Dec 03, 2016 Stacie rated it really liked it
The kids figure out a way to sabotage a thief, all while letting Benny eat a lot of cupcakes, lucky him. What do they taste like? What is the trick? Read and find out, you silly goose!
Laura Smith
May 08, 2012 Laura Smith rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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I adore the Boxcar Children. They continue to show how teamwork and a strong work ethic can make a difference and often save the day. Clearly these books have been ghost written for ages, as the beloved Gertrude Warner passed away years ago. For the most part, the newer books stay true to her style. This one fell flat. The mystery was predictable, even for my 5-year old, from page one. The clues were so blatant they hit you in the head. Their were major holes and errors in the writing that were ...more
Aug 08, 2011 Mickey rated it it was ok
I loved the original book as a child. However, this one proved to me that some memories should be left untouched. It wasn't bad, it just wasn't that good either. Of course, I'm also not the intended audience, so I may be a bit harsh.
May 09, 2011 PWRL marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
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Mar 23, 2012 Johannes Kristian rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Alex loved this one like she does with every box car children book. She was so exciting talking about it and trying to figure out who the cupcake caper was z
Apr 25, 2011 Deanna rated it liked it
The boxcar Children is a good series. and if you asked me witch book is my favorite I would tell you I like them all.
Oct 11, 2012 Zibby rated it liked it
After a summer of cupcake tasting ourselves. This book was sure fun to read with the boys!!
Aug 18, 2014 Stephanie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This is my son's favorite Boxcar children.
Wonder why?
Maybe it is time to make some cupcakes.
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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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