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Westing Game - by Ellen Raskin (Paperback)

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A Newbery Medal WinnerFor over thirty-five years, Ellen Raskin's Newbery Medal-winning The Westing Game has been an enduring favorite. This highly inventive mystery involves sixteen people who are invited to the reading of Samuel W. Westing's will. They could become millionaires-it all depends on how they play the tricky and dangerous Westing game, a game involving blizzards, burglaries, and bombings! Ellen Raskin has created a remarkable cast of characters in a puzzle-knotted, word-twisting plot filled with humor, intrigue, and suspense. Winner of the Newbery MedalWinner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book AwardAn ALA Notable BookSchool Library Journal One Hundred Books That Shaped the Century

"A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny."—Booklist, starred review

 

"Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand." —The New York Times Book Review"A fascinating medley of word games, disguises, multiple aliases, and subterfuges—a demanding but rewarding book." —The Horn Book
Number of Pages: 196
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Ellen Raskin
Language: English
Street Date: May 15, 2018
TCIN: 53644958
UPC: 9780451480989
Item Number (DPCI): 248-73-4979
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