The mysterious Benedict Society
—Stewart, Trenton Lee, author.
Book
2015
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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.

Item Details
Series:
Mysterious Benedict society
Mysterious Benedict society ; 1
Subjects:
Examinations -- Fiction.
Gifted children -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
Secret societies -- Fiction.
Undercover operations -- Fiction.
Genre:
Action and adventure fiction.
Children's stories.
Other Authors:
Ellis, Carson, 1975- illustrator.
ISBN:
9780316265010
9780316057776
9780316003957
0316057770
Edition:
First paper over board edition.
Description:
485 pages, 21 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Notes:
"Megan Tingley Books.".
Includes excerpt from The mysterious Benedict Society and the perilous journey (pages [487]-[503]).
Includes mysterious Benedict Society quiz (pages [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.
LCCN:
2006009925
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