Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library (Hardcover)
Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780375870897, 304pp.
Publication Date: June 25, 2013
Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (1/6/2014)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (1/5/2016)
Kyle Keeley is the class clown and a huge fan of all games—board games, word games, and particularly video games. His hero, Luigi Lemoncello, the most notorious and creative gamemaker in the world, just so happens to be the genius behind the construction of the new town library. Lucky Kyle wins a coveted spot as one of twelve kids invited for an overnight sleepover in the library, hosted by Mr. Lemoncello and riddled with lots and lots of games. But when morning comes, the doors stay locked. Kyle and the other kids must solve every clue and figure out every secret puzzle to find the hidden escape route!
Don't miss the next puzzle-packed adventures—Mr. Lemoncello's Library Olympics and Mr. Lemoncello's Great LIbrary Race!
"Discover the coolest library in the world." —James Patterson, #1 New York Timesbestselling author
44 STATE AWARD LISTS AND COUNTING -- INCLUDING THE SUNSHINE STATE AWARD!
Starred Review, Booklist
* “An ode to libraries and literature that is a worthy successor to the original madman puzzle-master himself, Willy Wonka.”
Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews
*"Full of puzzles to think about, puns to groan at . . . this solid, tightly plotted read is a winner for readers and game-players alike."
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Praise For Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library…
A New York Times Bestseller
"Discover the coolest library in the world."—James Patterson
"Lots of Action and quirky humor."—The Washington Post
* "A worthy successor to the original madman puzzle-master himself, Willy Wonka."—Booklist, Starred
* "A winner for readers and game-players alike."—Kirkus Reviews, Starred
* "A fun-filled, suspenseful intellectual puzzle."—Shelf Awareness, Starred
"Will have readers racing to pick up the next volume."—School Library Journal