'A supersharp mystery...confoundingly clever, and very funny.' —Booklist, starred review
Westing Game Movie CastA bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. Westing’s will. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving millionaire has chosen a virtual stranger—and a possible murderer—to inherit his vast fortune, on things for sure: Sam Westing may be dead…but that won’t stop him from playing one last game!
Winner of the Newbery Medal
I have read The Westing Game with my students for 10 years now and they are so excited to hear there is a movie based on it. I always warn them that this particular movie does not live up to the standard of the complicated plot in the book. The characters are even mixed up and some are even more minor than in the book. A Newbery Medal Winner'A supersharp mystery.confoundingly clever, and very funny.' —Booklist, starred review A bizarre chain of events begins when sixteen unlikely people gather for the reading of Samuel W. And though no one knows why the eccentric, game-loving millionaire ha. THE WESTING GAME by Ellen Raskin. (1978) 1 ♦ Sunset Towers The sun sets in the west (just about everyone knows that), but Sunset Towers faced east.
Winner of the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award
An ALA Notable Book
'Great fun for those who enjoy illusion, word play, or sleight of hand.' —The New York Times Book Review
'A fascinating medley of word games, disguises, multiple aliases, and subterfuges—a demanding but rewarding book.' —The Horn Book
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