Encyclopedia Brown, Super Sleuth #25

by Donald J. Sobol

Paperback, 2009

Status

Check shelf

Call number

J SO #25

Genres

Publication

Lobos Enterprises, LLC

Description

Idaville's secret weapon against lawbreakers, ten-year-old Leroy "Encyclopedia" Brown, helps the police force solve ten new cases, the solutions to which are found in the back of the book.

Local notes

2311-004

User reviews

LibraryThing member scadd07
This book is an example of realistic fiction, because the situations, all seem to be plausible and include realistic characters. The character in this book is a dynamic protagonist, because Encyclopedia is always the "good guy" and he always thinks of the right solution to any problem or mystery.
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It doesn't show weaknesses of his character though, so that might make the character more round. This book is great for intermediate readers.
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LibraryThing member Cheryl_in_CC_NV
These puzzles actually had a bit more 'story' which made for a more engaging read than those in the first dozen or so books in the series. I also like the illustrations by James Bernardin - the kids seem more 'real.' Most of the puzzles in this collection were solvable but not easy.

There was one
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error, a mismatch between textual description of a character and illustration of same - see if you can find it.

I think I've read all that my library has; I don't think I'll bother to try to get the rest from ILL.
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Original language

English

Original publication date

2009

ISBN

0142416886 / 9780142416884

Barcode

1226

Lexile

630L
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