The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart is another charmer for the younger set. It all starts with an advertisement. Dozens of kids arrive and take a series of mind-boggling tests. Two girls and two boys win the top spots and are enrolled in the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened. They are going undercover on a mission only the brightest and most special children can complete. So how do you excel in a place run by a criminal mastermind where the only rule is there are no rules?
This is a fun mystery full of puzzles and a string of clues that pulls the reader along until the very end. Bravo! Great fun!