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Trenton Lee Stewart

Author of The Mysterious Benedict Society

20+ Works 19,965 Members 445 Reviews 16 Favorited

About the Author

Trenton Lee Stewart was born in 1970. He graduated from the Iowa Writer's Workshop and wrote the adult novel "Flood Summer" in 2005. He has since become a children's novelist with the three part series - "The Mysterious Benedict Society" - which includes "The Perilous Journey" and "The Prisoner's show more Dilemma." He also teaches creative writing. (Bowker Author Biography) show less

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Works by Trenton Lee Stewart

The Mysterious Benedict Society (2007) 9,048 copies, 279 reviews
The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (2012) 1,529 copies, 26 reviews
The Secret Keepers (2016) 704 copies, 18 reviews
The Mysterious Benedict Society Collection (2010) 69 copies, 2 reviews
The Mysterious Benedict Society Collection (2013) 55 copies, 2 reviews
Flood Summer (2005) 21 copies
Secret Keepers 1: Zeit der Späher (2019) 5 copies, 1 review
Secret Keepers 2: Zeit der Jäger (2019) 2 copies, 1 review

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I LOVED THIS BOOK! these children are my favorite, they are lovely and precious and the lessons that they learn in these books are so important for people of all ages to read and remember. I plan to read these books to my children one day when i have them!
 
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haleychannell | 61 other reviews | Jul 2, 2024 |
 
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kwagnerroberts | 61 other reviews | Jun 24, 2024 |
This book is more for middle school students or fifth graders. It is intense at parts and has some plot twists that could be hard to track. The story is about four kids taking tests to be picked for a special mission.
 
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Kschweppe | 278 other reviews | Apr 5, 2024 |
Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict has more problems than most children his age. Not only is he an orphan with an unfortunate nose, but he also has narcolepsy, a condition that gives him terrible nightmares and makes him fall asleep at the worst possible moments. Now he's being sent to a new orphanage, where he will encounter 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.… (more)
 
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Members
19,965
Popularity
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Rating
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Reviews
445
ISBNs
187
Languages
10
Favorited
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