Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein audiobook

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library

By Chris Grabenstein
Read by Jesse Bernstein

Listening Library (Audio) 9780375870897

The Mr. Lemoncello's Library Series: Book 1

6.33 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets A Night in the Museum in this action-packed New York Times Bestseller from Chris Grabenstein, coauthor of I Funny, Treasure Hunters and other bestselling series with James Patterson! 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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Summary

Summary

A New York Times bestseller

Winner of the 2014 Agatha Award for Best Children's/YA

Winner of the 2013 NAPPA Gold Award for Tweens & Teens

A 2013 Cybils Award Finalist for Middle Grade Fiction

A 2015 Beehive Award Nominee in Fiction

Amazon Best Books of the Year for Children, 2013

An Amazon Best Book of the Month, June 2013

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets A Night in the Museum in this action-packed New York Times Bestseller from Chris Grabenstein, coauthor of I Funny, Treasure Hunters and other bestselling series with James Patterson!

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."

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Lots of Action and quirky humor. The Washington Post
Discover the coolest library in the world. James Patterson
* "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
Will have readers racing to pick up the next volume. School Library Journal
* "A fun-filled, suspenseful intellectual puzzle. Shelf Awareness, Starred
Here's what people are saying about the Mr. Lemoncello books!A New York Times Bestseller
“Pick up Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library for your kids to discover the coolest library in the world.” James Patterson
“A whole lot of fun…Delightful.” Amazon.com, editorial review
“A lighthearted parody of reality survival shows, the book reinvigorates the debate over the Dewey Decimal system and traditional library skills while celebrating teamwork, perseverance, and clever wits.” Publishers Weekly
“Book and game lovers alike will delve into this delicious tale and put on their thinking caps.” School Library Journal
“This is sure to send many readers back for a second reading.” Children’s Literature
“An ode to libraries and literature that is a worthy successor to the original madman riddle master himself, Willy Wonka.” Booklist (starred review)
“Full of puzzles to think about, puns to groan at, and references to children’s book titles, this solid, tightly plotted read is a winner for readers and game-players alike.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Chris Grabenstein

Author Bio: Chris Grabenstein

Chris Grabenstein is a New York Times bestselling author who has collaborated with James Patterson on numerous books, including the I Funny series and Daniel X: Armageddon. He lives in New York City.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 6.33
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English