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The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (Mysterious Benedict Society)

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The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (Mysterious Benedict Society)

By  Trenton Lee Stewart , Illustrated By  Diana Sudyka
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Before there was a Mysterious Benedict Society, there was simply a boy named Nicholas Benedict. Meet the boy who started it all....
Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict has more problems than most children his age. Not only is he an orphan with an unfortunate nose, but also he has narcolepsy, a condition that gives him terrible nightmares and makes him fall asleep at the worst possible moments. Now he's sent to a new orphanage, where he encounters vicious bullies, selfish adults, strange circumstances -- and a mystery that could change his life forever. Luckily, he has one important thing in his favor: He's a genius.
On his quest to solve the mystery, Nicholas finds enemies around every corner, but also friends in unexpected places -- and discovers along the way that the greatest puzzle of all is himself.

Trenton Lee Stewart is the author of the award-winning and "New York Times "bestselling Mysterious Benedict Society series. He lives in Arkansas with his wife and two sons.

Diana Sudyka received a master of fine arts degree from Northwestern University. She lives and works in Chicago as an artist.

ISBN: 9780606317436

ISBN-10: 9780606317436

Publisher: Turtleback Books

Publication Date: 04/09/2013 - 12:00am

On Sale: 04/09/2013 - 12:00am

Pages: 470

Language: English


Action & Adventure - General

Social Themes - Friendship

Family - General (see also headings under Social Themes)