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Mr. Benedict's book of perplexing puzzles, elusive enigmas, and curious conundrums

Author: Trenton Lee Stewart
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This companion volume to the best-selling Mysterious Benedict Society series features write-in and page-folding puzzles, riddles and brain teasers compiled by Mr. Benedict and his students to help fans determine if they are eligible society members. Volume includes a one-chapter preview of the series prequel The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Riddles
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Trenton Lee Stewart
ISBN: 9780316181938 0316181935
OCLC Number: 708761950
Notes: "Megan Tingley books."
Description: 147 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Puzzles, enigmas, and conundrums --
The message in the advertisements --
Dots and dashes --
The maze of pages --
Too close to call --
Geography test --
The Ten Man briefcase --
That's far enough --
Contrary indications --
Rhyme schemes and far-flung plans --
Moocho's perfect pie --
Observations and cold, hard facts --
The great Kate weather machine --
Mr. Curtain's controls --
Sticky's sweet --
Ducts and decoys --
Three ways out --
A is for apple --
Finding Milligan --
S.Q.'s vocabulization --
Salamander vs. Whisperer --
Madge's bird's-eye view --
Rare pair --
Tamil squares --
Jackson and Jillson's nursery rhyme --
Shortcuts and sudden turns --
Belize --
Unidentical twins --
Through the looking glass --
Welcome to memory terminal --
Six buckets --
Limericks and accusations --
Recollections and lucky predictions --
The show must not go on --
Processes and eliminations --
Third Island Prison --
The captain's coordinates --
Windows and mirrors --
Pencils and tranquilizer darts --
The last word --
Archival materials --
Classified advertisements --
Chess tournament photograph --
Personal profile : Reynie Muldoon Perumal --
Excerpts from The exhaustive encyclopedia of sleep --
"Search continues for quiz champ" --
Personal profile : George "Sticky" Washington --
Diagram of the Whisperer --
Circus poster --
Personal profile : Kate Wetherall --
L.T.V.E. rules --
Personal profile : Constance Contraire --
Constance's notebook --
Milligan's telegram --
Personal profile : Milligan --
MV shortcut brochure --
Government dossier : The Ten Men --
Government dossier : Ledroptha Curtain --
SAD pamphlet --
Personal profile : Rhonda Kazembe --
Government profile : Mr. Curtain's executives --
Mr. Curtain's brain --
The highest medal of bravery --
Personal profile : Nicholas Benedict.
Responsibility: Trenton Lee Stewart ; illustrations by Diana Sudyka.

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