Encyclopedia Brown Boy Detective (Encyclopedia Brown #1)
A Civil War sword...
A watermelon stabbing...
Missing roller skates...
A trapeze artist's inheritance...
And an eyewitness who's legally blind!
Theses are just some of the ten brain-twisting mysteries that Encyclopedia Brown must solve by using his famous computerlike brain. Try to crack the cases along with him--the answer to all the mysteries are found in the back!
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Most of the mysteries are not as mysterious as I remember them. You know... ...more
- I probably shouldn't become a detective
- I am no better at Encyclopedia Brown than when I was little
These books are such a throwback to childhood. I remember being so happy when a new one that I hadn't read would appear in my local library.
Each case is pretty short (... ...more
Though when you think of it, a lot of his evidence isn't very sound. Like this kid destroyed a tent because he was wearing short sleeves..... ...more
I liked Encyclopedia Brown's books because they were short, and I could often figure out the solution to the myster... ...more
Second, I LOVED that the solutions to the mysteries were all at the back of the book, so they couldn't accidentally be spoiled if you wan... ...more