A Newbery Medal Winner qA supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny.q aBooklist, starred review A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westingas will. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving millionaire has chosen a virtual strangeraand a possible murdererato inherit his vast fortune, on things for sure: Sam Westing may be deadabbut that wonat stop him from playing one last game! Winner of the Newbery Medal Winner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award An ALA Notable Book qGreat fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand.q aThe New York Times Book Review qA fascinating medley of word games, disguises, multiple aliases, and subterfugesaa demanding but rewarding book.q aThe Horn Book From the Trade Paperback edition.aTurn, dear, a said Flora Baumbach, the dressmaker, who lived and worked in a smaller apartment on the second floor. ... aWe must have new neighbors; Ia#39;ll have to drive up there with a housewarming gift; they may need some decoratinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The Westing Game (Puffin Modern Classics)|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2004-04-12|