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"Kate winked. "I may not know when the Cenozoic Era was - " Sticky was aghast. "Kate, we live in the Cenozoic Era. Sure, it began 65 million years ago, but - " - The Mysterious Benedict Society
“You must remember, family is often born of blood, but it doesn't depend on blood. Nor is it exclusive of friendship. Family members can be your best friends, you know. And best friends, whether or not they are related to you, can be your…
"It sounds like there are no rules here at all," Sticky said. "That's true George," said Jillson."Virtually none, in fact. You can Wear whatever you want, just so long as you have on trousers, shoes, and a shirt. You can bathe as often as…
"Reynie and Sticky looked at each other in awe. Who was this girl?"
control is the key -leodroptha curtain
'''If any child is caught cheating, then he or she will be executed ----'' The children gasped. ''I'm sorry, did I say executed? I meant to say escorted. Any child caught cheating will be escorted from the building at once."'
'' There will be no talking! '' boomed the pencil woman, who entered just then, slamming the door behind her. She strode briskly to the front of the room, carrying a tall stack of papers and a jar of pickles. ''If any child is caught…
They also knew they must act now or never. 'Tomorrow then,' Sticky said.
Reynie did stumble against something which - if seen from a distance and not stared at directly - might resemble a plan.
...and another [question] that required calculating how much time must pass before two speeding trains collided. (This last question Reynie answered with a thoughtful frown, noting in the margin that since the two trains were approaching…
One musn't wear striped pants with a checkered shirt, Reynie. In fact, I believe those must belong to a roommate - they're at least a size too big. Also, it appears that one of your socks is blue and the other purple.
poison apples, poison worms