Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Sep 6, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 96 pages
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Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old star detective. With an uncanny knack for trivia, he solves mysteries for the neighborhood kids through his own detective agency. But his dad also happens to be the chief of the Idaville police department, and every night around the dinner table, Encyclopedia helps him solve his most baffling crimes. And with ten confounding mysteries in each book, not only does Encyclopedia have a chance to solve them, but the reader is given all the clues as well. Interactive and chock full of interesting bits of information—it’s classic Encyclopedia Brown!

“I loved Encyclopedia Brown as a kid.”—Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao



  

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User Review  - EGeraci - LibraryThing

I read Encyplopedia Brown and I thought that it was very exciting. Once you start reading a mystery you are just drawn in and want to find out the answer. When you see the title of the next mystery ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bethany - Goodreads

Ah, Encyclopedia Brown. If you read these as a kid, good for you. If not, pick them up now and enjoy. They are terrific mysteries for 7-9 year olds, with each story taking about five pages. The ... Read full review

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Contents

THE CASE OF NATTY NAT
1
THE CASE OF THE SCATTERED CARDS
10
THE CASE OF THE CIVIL WAR SWORD
17
THE CASE OF MERKOS GRANDSON
22
THE CASE OF THE BANK ROBBER
29
THE CASE OF THE HAPPY NEPHEW
37
THE CASE OF THE DIAMOND NECKLACE
45
THE CASE OF THE KNIFE IN THE WATERMELON
53
THE CASE OF THE MISSING ROLLER SKATES
61
THE CASE OF THE CHAMPION EGG SPINNER
69
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About the author (2007)

Donald J. Sobol was the author of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia Brown series and many other books. His awards include a special Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for his contribution to mystery writing in the United States, and the Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Readers’ Choice Award for Encyclopedia Brown Keeps the Peace.

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