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“The case called for plain, old-fashioned police leg work!”
Donald J. Sobol, Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective
“When a passenger of foot heave in sight, tootle the horn. Trumpet at him melodiously first, but if he still obstacles your passage, then tootle him with vigor.”
Donald J. Sobol, Encyclopedia Brown's Book of Wacky Cars
tags: humor
“Idaville looked like many seaside towns on the outside. On the inside, however, it was different. Very different.
No one, grown-up or child, got away with breaking the law in Idaville.”
Donald J. Sobol
“An encyclopedia is a book or set of books filled with facts from A to Z. So was Encyclopedia's head. He had read more books than just about anyone in Idaville, and he never forgot what he read.”
Donald J. Sobol
“Idaville looked like many seaside towns on the outside. On the inside, however, it was different. Very different.”
Donald J. Sobol
“I have a chance to chance to trade my bicycle for a sword," said Peter. "I want to make sure the sure the sword is real."
"You don't think the sword is really a sword?" said Encyclopedia. "What do you think it is?”
Donald J. Sobol, Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective


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