Donald J. Sobol





Donald J. Sobol

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born
in New York, New York, The United States
October 04, 1924

died
July 11, 2012

gender
male

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Donald J. Sobol was an award-winning writer best known for his children's books, especially the Encyclopedia Brown mystery series. Mr. Sobol passed away in July of 2012.


Average rating: 3.97 · 40,032 ratings · 972 reviews · 77 distinct works · Similar authors
Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Det...
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 19,859 ratings — published 1963 — 31 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown and the ...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 2,076 ratings — published 1965 — 24 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Takes th...
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 1,719 ratings — published 1982 — 7 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Solves T...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 1,559 ratings — published 1968 — 23 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Finds th...
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 1,259 ratings — published 1966 — 22 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Gets His...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 1,160 ratings — published 1967 — 21 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Tracks T...
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,125 ratings — published 1971 — 21 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown and the ...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 775 ratings — published 1990 — 8 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Saves th...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 860 ratings — published 1970 — 20 editions
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Encyclopedia Brown Sets The...
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 783 ratings — published 1982 — 10 editions
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More books by Donald J. Sobol…
“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

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