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Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Disgusting Sneakers

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ISBN-10: 0553158511

ISBN-13: 9780553158519

Edition: 1990

Authors: Donald J. Sobol, Gail Owens

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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 are found in the back!
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Book details

List price: $6.99
Copyright year: 1990
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 1/1/1991
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 5.20" wide x 7.60" long x 0.31" tall
Weight: 0.220
Language: English

Donald J. Sobol was born in the Bronx, New York on October 4, 1924. During World War II, he served in the Army as a sergeant in a combat engineer battalion in the Pacific. He received a B.A. degree from Oberlin College. He worked as a copy boy and then a reporter at The New York Sun and The Long Island Daily Press. In 1959, he began writing a syndicated fiction column called Two-Minute Mysteries. He is the creator of the Encyclopedia Brown series. His first book, Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective, was published in 1963. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 80 books. In 1976, he won an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for the Encyclopedia Brown series. He died from gastric…