Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues

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Lodestar Books/E.P. Dutton, 1966 - Juvenile Fiction - 96 pages
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The essential facts of ten mysteries are given so the reader may try to solve the cases before turning to the back of the book for the boy detective's solutions

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Review: Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues (Encyclopedia Brown #3)

User Review  - The Styling Librarian - Goodreads

Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues by Donald J. Sobol we're getting to the point where my kiddo is catching the clues more often. Quite fun to watch his listening skills/reading skills grow! 3rd book in the series. Read full review

Review: Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues (Encyclopedia Brown #3)

User Review  - Dylan - Goodreads

This book is in individual chapters that are separate stories. My favorite chapter is the one about a boy faking being strong. Encyclopedia rats him out. Read full review


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About the author (1966)

Donald J. Sobol was born in the Bronx, New York on October 4, 1924. During World War II, he served in the Army as a sergeant in a combat engineer battalion in the Pacific. He received a B.A. degree from Oberlin College. He worked as a copy boy and then a reporter at The New York Sun and The Long Island Daily Press. In 1959, he began writing a syndicated fiction column called Two-Minute Mysteries. He is the creator of the Encyclopedia Brown series. His first book, Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective, was published in 1963. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 80 books. In 1976, he won an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for the Encyclopedia Brown series. He died from gastric lymphoma on July 11, 2012 at the age of 87.

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