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The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner's Dilemma

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The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner's Dilemma

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Diana Sudyka

$17.99 US | $19.99 CAN
Available Oct. 6, 2009

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  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Age Range: 8-12
  • Grade Level: 3-7
  • Pages: 400
  • Dimensions: 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316045520

  About The Book

Join the Mysterious Benedict Society as Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance embark on a daring new adventure that threatens to force them apart from their families, friends, and even each other. When an unexplained blackout engulfs Stonetown, the foursome must unravel clues relating to a nefarious new plot, while their search for answers brings them closer to danger than ever before.

Filled with page-turning action and mind-bending brain teasers, this wildly inventive journey is sure to delight.



Praise for The Mysterious Benedict Society:
A New York Times Bestseller
A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year
Winner of the E.B. White Read Aloud Award
A Top 10 Children's BookSense Pick
A Booklist "Top Ten Youth Science Fiction and Fantasy" Title
An ALA Notable Children's Book
A VOYA 2007 Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers
A Chicago Public Library Best of the Best
Received critical praise, including 4 starred reviews

* "Like the Potter books, [this] story goes beyond mere adventures, delving into serious issues." - Booklist (starred review)

* "Fans of Roald Dahl or Blue Balliett will find a familiar blend of kid power, clues, and adventure."-School Library Journal (starred review)

* "Deliciously tasty." - BCCB (starred review)

Praise for The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey:
* Not just a rip-roaring adventure with plenty of clever twists and hair's-breadth escapes, but also a warm and satisfying tale about friendship." - School Library Journal (starred review)

 "[Readers] will find this sequel a worthy successor." - Horn Book

"This classic struggle of good versus evil also includes the many layers in between." - VOYA

 "Entertainingly quirky." - Kirkus

"Every bit as chunky and satisfying as the first, this adventure will delight fans." - The Bulletin


Stewart, Trenton (1072659)

Trenton Lee Stewart is the author of The Secret Keepers and the award-winning and New York Times bestselling Mysterious Benedict Society series. He lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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