Join your favorite kid detective, Encyclopedia Brown
, on 10 new cases! Read along and try to figure out whodunit along with Encyclopedia and his friends. Solutions to each case can be found in the back of the book. Cases include:
- The Case of the Mysterious Tramp
- The Case of the Rubber Pillow
- The Case of Bug's Kidnapping
- The Case of the Boy Bullfighter
- The Case of the Divining Rod
- The Case of the Bitter Drink
- The Case of the Telltale Paint
- The Case of the Stolen Diamonds
- The Case of the Missing Statue
- The Case of the House of Cards
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
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.