Donald J. Sobol (October 4, 1924 – July 11, 2012) was an American writer best known for his children's books, especially the Encyclopedia Brown mystery series.
Donald J. Donald Sobol was born in The Bronx, New York City, New York, to Ira J. and Ida (Gelula) Sobol. Ira Sobol owned a few gas stations that eventually were sold. Donald attended the NYC Ethical Culture Fieldston School and graduated in 1942. Sobol was the author of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia Brown series and many other books
Donald J. Sobol was the author of the highly acclaimed Encyclopedia Brown series and many other books. His awards include a special Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for his contribution to mystery writing in the United States, and the Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Readers’ Choice Award for Encyclopedia Brown Keeps the Peace. Start reading Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues on your Kindle in under a minute.
Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old star detective. Donald J. With an uncanny knack for trivia, he solves mysteries for the neighborhood kids through his own detective agency. Библиографические данные.
We waited more than two years after reading books 1 and 2 in this series and now our girls are older, they are huge fans. We read all of the mysteries in one day and our girls were fascinated by the solutions.
Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhoods ten-year-old star detective. But his dad also happens to be the chief of the Idaville police department, and every night around the dinner table, Encyclopedia helps him solve his most baffling crimes. And with ten confounding mysteries in each book, not only does Encyclopedia have a chance to solve them, but the reader is given all the clues as well.
This introductory set includes four paperbacks: Donald J. Sobol's Encyclopedia Brown: Boy Detective (Book 1), Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Secret Pitch (Book 2), Encyclopedia Brown Finds the Clues (Book 3), and Encyclopedia Brown Gets His Man (Book 4). (Ages 7 to 12). Product Description. Leroy Brown, aka Encyclopedia Brown, is Idaville neighborhood’s ten-year-old star detective.