Celebrating 75 Years of The Boxcar Children®
With A Brand-New 5-Book Miniseries!
Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny Alden are on a secret mission that takes them around the world!
In this all-new very special mini-series, the Aldens have been recruited by a secret society to return lost artifacts and treasures to their rightful locations—all around the world!
The Aldens arrive in Egypt but the agent they’re supposed to meet has gone missing!
Throughout the year commemorative sets and editions will be released. Join our newsletter to be notified when they are available.
Includes Gertrude Chandler Warner’s original nineteen books, plus an all-new activity book, stickers, and a magnifying glass!
Illustrated by Anne Yvonne Gilbert
A brand-new miniseries
Join the Aldens as they spend the summer on their own private island where they meet a new friend with an amazing secret! Featuring an all-star cast, including Martin Sheen as Grandfather Alden and J.K. Simmons as Dr. Moore, the second book in the beloved Boxcar Children series comes to life this fall!
In celebration of the 75th anniversary, we’re pleased to offer common core-aligned lesson plans to be used with the original Boxcar Children mystery. Designed for easy implementation, experienced educators developed this full, chapter-by-chapter curriculum guide and corresponding workbook that you can can download free for use in your classroom!
To celebrate the 75th Anniversary of The Boxcar Children®, Albert Whitman & Company and Hammerhead Productions are sponsoring a nationwide contest to select a child between the ages of 5 and 14 to win a part in the animated movie Surprise Island, which is set to launch in fall 2017.