This is a delightful mystery for youngsters. Four children who are pretty much on their own in the world, one way or another, are brought together to form the Mysterious Benedict Society. They are given a task no less than to save the world from a nefarious bad guy....Continua
Young adult or juvenile fiction, this is wonderfully crafted and will be a big hit with puzzle lovers and possibly reluctant readers. My oldest daughter (17) and I both loved and will definitely read the follow up books.
Cute, easy-to-read, no-brainer. Nothing much else to say about it.
This was a really fun book. I especially enjoyed the way that the author set up problems that did not have to be solved in one way. There were many answers to the puzzles, and each child answered them according to his or her own talents.