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Encyclopedia Brown: Cracks the Case

Encyclopedia Brown: Cracks the Case

by Donald J. Sobol Illustrated by James Bernardin

For the first time in twenty-five years, Encyclopedia Brown is back with ten new cases! Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville's ten-year-old star detective. With an uncanny knack for trivia, he solves mysteries for the neighborhood kids. But his dad also happens to be the chief of the police department, and every night Encyclopedia helps him get to the bottom of his most baffling crimes.

Join Encyclopedia Brown as he solves ten of his newest and most confounding mysteries, including a case of a missing butterfly brooch, some stolen Confederate stamps, a forgetful jewel thief, and more. With the clues given in each case, readers will have a chance to solve the mystery themselves! Interactive and chock-full of interesting bits of information — it's classic Encyclopedia Brown!

8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Guided Reading
Dutton Books
Book Type
Chapter Book
Number of Pages
Mystery and Suspense, Short Stories

About the Author and Illustrator

Donald J. Sobol
James Bernardin

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