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Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Disgusting Sneakers (Encyclopedia Brown #18)

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A stolen teacup...

An extra set of footprints...

Four very strange words...

A pirate's treasure...

And a race to find a cheater in Idaville's annual disgusting sneaker contest!

These are just some of the ten brain-twisting mysteries that Encyclopedia Brown must solve by using his famous computerlike brain. Try to crack the cases along with him--the answers to all the mysteries
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Paperback, 112 pages
Published January 1st 1991 by Yearling (first published January 1st 1990)
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Stephanie
Dec 23, 2009 Stephanie rated it really liked it
reread on 12/22/09 and increased to 4 stars
Beth
Apr 10, 2016 Beth rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Awesome encyclopedia

I love encyclopedia brown because it is so fun to find out who did it. This book is so fun to read for all ages because it challenges you and makes you think. I gave this book 5 stars because all ages can read it and it always goes very fast. I love all the encyclopedia books. Try them out. If your older they are a very fun read and if anyone does reading logs. It really helps you get to your page amount.
Caroline Braun
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This book sucks you in because of all the mysteries that Leroy or encyclopedia Brown has to solve! All he needs is one clue and he can solve any mystery.
Katie K
Jan 24, 2016 Katie K rated it liked it
A great childrens series about a younf boy detective. He solves the mysteries that go on in his town with the help of his friends and insight from his father the police officer.
Mskychick
Placeholder for re-read of Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs
Chase Holden/Cyberonic
Dec 16, 2014 Chase Holden/Cyberonic rated it it was amazing
Best book ever!
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Allyson
Sep 26, 2010 Allyson rated it did not like it
I really don't like these kinds of books. Elizabeth seemed to be okay with it. My reason for not liking it is it is nearly impossible to ever figure out the answer and I don't like mystery/ case kinds of books.
Brooke
Aug 23, 2012 Brooke rated it really liked it
I loved that it was different mysteries each chapter and we liked trying to figure them out before we turned to the answer. My kids enjoyed it too and had me read almost the whole book in one day.
Jesse
Jul 18, 2007 Jesse rated it liked it
It's good, except at the end when Encyclopedia beats an indigent man with a hose.
Silas
Jul 21, 2013 Silas rated it really liked it
good book for 8-13 year olds who like mystery and games like 21 questions
Reece
Mar 09, 2009 Reece rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I liked it because it was a mystery.
Melanie
Kindle-friendly format, wifi delivery.
Lisa
Aug 04, 2007 Lisa rated it really liked it
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Great way to teach logical thinking!
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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.
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