Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Author: Chris Grabenstein
Level: Upper Elem. Middle School
Recommendation: Good Read
Summary: Lucky Kyle wins a coveted spot to be one of the first 12 kids in the library for an overnight of fun, food, and lots and lots of games. But when morning comes, the doors remain locked. Kyle and the other winners must solve every clue and every secret puzzle to find the hidden escape route. And the stakes are very high. In this cross between Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and A Night in the Museum, Agatha Award winner Chris Grabenstein uses rib-tickling humor to create the perfect tale for his quirky characters. Old fans and new readers will become enthralled with the crafty twists and turns of this ultimate library experience.
Review: LOVED this book! So fun! Lots of twists and turns, and excitement. Loved all the references to Literary Works and realized there were a few I need to read! Kids who like mystery, games, excitement, fun, puzzles, etc. will love this book!! GREAT book!