Encyclopedia Brown Keeps the Peace (Encyclopedia Brown #6)
My favorite mystery from this set was The Case of the Money Changer, where Encyclopedia set up the bully and proved he was stealing.
Also very fun, however, were The Case of the Cave Drawings and The Case of the Missing Ring.
This may very well be my new favorite of the series so far.
The Case of the Dwarf’s Beard. That Bugs Meany! He’s such a – well – meany. Now he’s stolen a set of candles from Gary Hale – candles Gary was ecstatic to win as the prize to a contest. But can Ency ...more
Since I don't normally write reviews unless I have something specific to say, here's the break down of how I rate my books...
1 star... This book was bad, so bad I may have given up and skipped to the end. I will avoid this author like the plague in the future.
2 stars... This book was not very good, and I won't be reading any more from the author.
3 stars... This book was ok, but I won't go out of my way to read more, But if I find another bo ...more
Leroy Brown is back in the next six books in the Encyclopedia Brown series. As IdavilleÂ's ten-year-old star detective, Encyclopedia has an uncanny knack for trivia. With his unconventional knowledge, he solves mysteries for the neighborhood kids through his own detective agency. But his dad also happens to be the chief of the Idaville police department, and every night around the dinner table, Encyclopedia helps him solve some of the most baffling crimes. With ten confounding mysteries in each...more
Anyway, had I not re-read this, I would have had these in my memory as awesome books, but re-reading them now ma ...more
Otherwise, Sobol does a decent job of having the solutions naturally arise. Still never makes sense that everyone always confesses at the first obstacle (or why knowing how to do a double exposure is grounds for disqualification in a photography contest ...more
This is a placeholder, or rather a place counter, since stupid GoodReads does not allow one to count re-read books towards one's total book read count for the year.
Even though I've read the book before, I READ THE DAMN BOOK THIS YEAR, AND IT COUNTS TOWARD MY F#%KING COUNTS!
Stupid Goodreads *grumble, grumble*