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Title The mysterious Benedict Society / written by Trenton Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis.
Author Stewart, Trenton Lee.
Publication New York : Little, Brown, 2015.
Copyright date ©2007
Edition First Paper over Board edition.
Description 485 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Call # J FIC STEWART
Series Mysterious Benedict Society ; bk. 1
Stewart, Trenton Lee. Mysterious Benedict Society ; bk. 1.
Note A "Megan Tingley Books."
Includes excerpt from The mysterious Benedict Society and the perilous journey, p. [487-503] the second book, and quiz with answers, p. [504-506].
Contents Pencils, erasers, and disqualification -- Buckets and spectacles -- Squares and arrows -- The trouble with children or, why they are necessary -- The sender and the messages -- The men in the maze -- Codes and histories -- The thing to come -- The naming of the crew -- Nomansan Island -- Traps and nonsense -- Beware the Gemini -- Lessons learned -- People and places to be avoided -- Logical conclusions and miscalculations -- Poison apples, poison worms -- A surprising suggestion -- Tests and invitations -- Everything as it should be -- Of families lost and found -- Tactical cactupi -- Caught in the act -- The waiting room -- Punishments and promotions -- Half a riddle -- The whisperer -- Open sesame -- Practice makes perfect -- Know thine enemy -- A chess lesson -- The mouse in the culvert -- Sacrifices, narrow escapes, and something like a plan -- Bad news and bad news -- Sticky's discovery -- The Great Kate Weather Machine -- Stands and falls -- The best medicine -- Escapes and returns -- For every exit, an entrance.
Summary After passing a series of mind-bending tests, four children are selected for a secret mission that requires them to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules.
Subject Adventure stories.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Adventure stories. (OCoLC)fst00797462
Schools. (OCoLC)fst01107958
Genre Science fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726489
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Science fiction.
Addl. Author Ellis, Carson, 1975- illustrator.
ISBN 9780316265010 (hbk.)
0316265012 (hbk.)
1 hold on first copy returned of 2 copies

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 Central 1st Fl - Juv Fic  J FIC STEWART    DUE 06-01-21  
 Central 1st Fl - Juv Fic  J FIC STEWART    DUE 07-12-21