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The Westing game

Author: Ellen Raskin
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton, ©1978.
Series: John Newbery Medal Book, 1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView 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: Detective and mystery fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Humorous fiction
Young adult fiction
Juvenile literature
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Raskin, Ellen.
Westing game.
New York : Dutton, ©1978
(OCoLC)703524136
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Raskin
ISBN: 0525423206 9780525423201 0380493462 9780380493463 9780142401200 014240120X 0140386645 9780140386646 0606024425 9780606024426 0439412811 9780439412810 0881039713 9780881039719 9780525471370 0525471375 9781439516119 1439516111 0758702248 9780758702241 0380679914 9780380679911
OCLC Number: 3543398
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1979
Description: 185 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Sunset Towers --
Ghosts or worse --
Tenants in and out --
The corpse found --
Sixteen heirs --
The Westing will --
The Westing Game --
The paired heirs --
Lost and found --
The long party --
The meeting --
The first bomb --
The second bomb --
Pairs repaired --
Fact and gossip --
The third bomb --
Some solutions --
The trackers --
Odd relatives --
Confessions --
The fourth bomb --
Losers, winner --
Strange answers --
Wrong all wrong --
Westing's wake --
Turtle's trial --
A happy fourth --
And then ... --
Five years pass --
The end?
Series Title: John Newbery Medal Book, 1979.
Responsibility: by Ellen Raskin.
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A supersharp mystery....Confoundingly clever, and very funny. a"The Horn Book" Praise for The Westing Game* "A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny." --Booklist, starred review Read more...

 
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