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The Resource The mysterious Benedict Society, written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis

The mysterious Benedict Society, written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis

Label
The mysterious Benedict Society
Title
The mysterious Benedict Society
Statement of responsibility
written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After passing a series of mind-bending tests, four children are selected for a secret mission that requires them to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules
Member of
Summary
After passing a series of mind-bending tests, four children are selected for a secret mission that requires them to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2007
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157921
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Trenton Lee
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellis, Carson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mysterious Benedict Society
Series volume
bk. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure stories
  • Schools
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Schools
  • Science fiction
  • Adventure stories
  • Schools
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The mysterious Benedict Society, written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The naming of the crew
  • Nomansan Island
  • Traps and nonsense
  • Beware the Gemini
  • Lessons learned
  • People and places to be avoided
  • Logical conclusions and miscalculations
  • Poison apples, poison worms
  • A surprising suggestion
  • Tests and invitations
  • Pencils, erasers, and disqualification
  • Everything as it should be
  • Of families lost and found
  • Tactical cactupi
  • Caught in the act
  • The waiting room
  • Punishments and promotions
  • Half a riddle
  • The whisperer
  • Open sesame
  • Practice makes perfect
  • Buckets and spectacles
  • Know thine enemy
  • A chess lesson
  • The mouse in the culvert
  • Sacrifices, narrow escapes, and something like a plan
  • Bad news and bad news
  • Sticky's discovery
  • The Great Kate Weather Machine
  • Stands and falls
  • The best medicine
  • Escapes and returns
  • Squares and arrows
  • For every exit, an entrance
  • The trouble with children or, why they are necessary
  • The sender and the messages
  • The men in the maze
  • Codes and histories
  • The thing to come
Control code
ocm66392644
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780316057776
Lccn
2006009925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)66392644
Label
The mysterious Benedict Society, written by Trent Lee Stewart ; illustrated by Carson Ellis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • The naming of the crew
  • Nomansan Island
  • Traps and nonsense
  • Beware the Gemini
  • Lessons learned
  • People and places to be avoided
  • Logical conclusions and miscalculations
  • Poison apples, poison worms
  • A surprising suggestion
  • Tests and invitations
  • Pencils, erasers, and disqualification
  • Everything as it should be
  • Of families lost and found
  • Tactical cactupi
  • Caught in the act
  • The waiting room
  • Punishments and promotions
  • Half a riddle
  • The whisperer
  • Open sesame
  • Practice makes perfect
  • Buckets and spectacles
  • Know thine enemy
  • A chess lesson
  • The mouse in the culvert
  • Sacrifices, narrow escapes, and something like a plan
  • Bad news and bad news
  • Sticky's discovery
  • The Great Kate Weather Machine
  • Stands and falls
  • The best medicine
  • Escapes and returns
  • Squares and arrows
  • For every exit, an entrance
  • The trouble with children or, why they are necessary
  • The sender and the messages
  • The men in the maze
  • Codes and histories
  • The thing to come
Control code
ocm66392644
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
485 pages
Isbn
9780316057776
Lccn
2006009925
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)66392644

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