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The Pilgrim Village Mystery (The Boxcar Children Special #5)
The Aldens take a trip with Grandfather to Pilgrim Village which has been built to look like an old colonial town. They love the old-fashioned candle shop, printing shop, and the general store. They even get to wear colonial costumes.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by Albert Whitman Company
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This book is a mystery. The four children and their grandfather are taking a vacation in a historical village that is set up and run the way any village would have been in colonial times. But all is not fun and games, mysterious things keep happening and the village is started to not run as smoothly as it has been. Shops are being broken into and no one but these four children can figure out what is going on. This was actually a pretty good mystery for kids. The character development was simple ...more
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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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 ...moreMore about Gertrude Chandler Warner...
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