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The Mystery Horse (The Boxcar Children #34)

3.91  ·  Rating details ·  467 Ratings  ·  13 Reviews
The Aldens settle easily into farm life when their grandfather sends them to Sunny Oaks for two weeks, but soon they grow suspicious about a peculiar horse in the stables.
ebook, 128 pages
Published March 1st 2011 by Albert Whitman Company (first published January 1st 1993)
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Caitlin
Jul 17, 2017 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Better to leave this series back in the childhood memories...
Grace Bittle
An interesting book, pretty good but, I wouldn't read it again.
Rob
Mar 05, 2017 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
A simple story and a delightful read for my fourth grader. We enjoyed reading it together.
Tina Harden
Aug 09, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Sending your children off to a working farm for two weeks in this day and time! Ha, that would be met with so many groups protesting and claiming it to be torture. I worked on a dairy farm and it is a lot of work. Even back then there were no cousins coming to stay during the summer. No school friends volunteered to spend vacation helping around the farm.

This Mystery title did show that children can do hard work and not suffer any ill-effects. It helps them develop into more rounded and educate
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Dharia Scarab

My love of reading started when i was young, and it gives me immense pleasure to provide books to Spread the Word Nevada, an organization that passes them on to children in the community. They are a terrific organization supporting an important cause. If your local I encourage you to check them out. For those living further a field, look in your own community, their may already be a similar program in place. And if not, you can always help start one.

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Thomas Norstein
I chose my first read of 2017 to be a throwback to when I was in second grade. Yep.

I was organizing my bookshelf, and came across my ol' Boxcar Children collection (which is really only about 5 books I've picked up at various book sale). I realize I hadn't read this one before, and decided to take it on after an eventful day.

Though I'm much older now and the writing style seems much more childish to me now, I still enjoy the series. I love how the author plants small hints throughout the story t
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Brianna
Jan 12, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I gave this book a five star rating because I like detective mysteries. Also I like books that have horses or something to do with them. I recommend this book to anyone who likes horses, mysteries, challenges, or foreshadowing. I don't think people who don't like any of the things I listed should read this book. Also if you don't like a book that keeps you in suspense you should not read it. If you like this book check out the rest of the Boxcar Children series.
Colby Ho
Mar 30, 2014 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
awesome but i don't see about the author in the book i need it for my report

Hazel
Aug 04, 2011 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
A good series for the young reader.
Rebecca (whenallotherlightsgoout)
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 :)
Partridge Public
Sep 25, 2007 added it  ·  review of another edition
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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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