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The Westing game

Author: Ellen Raskin
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Speak, 2008, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The mysterious death of an eccentric millionaire brings together an unlikely assortment of heirs who must uncover the circumstances of his death before they can claim their inheritance.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Mystery fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Raskin
ISBN: 9780881039719 0881039713 9780140386646 0140386645
OCLC Number: 319537042
Notes: Includes bonus material : Interesting facts about Ellen Raskin and The Westing game ; Ellen Raskin In her own words ; Last will and testament of Samuel W. Westling ; Discussion guide.
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1979.
Description: 182 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ellen Raskin.

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Praise for The Westing Game* -A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny.- --Booklist, starred review -Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand.---The Read more...

 
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