Author: Ellen Raskin

Book Review: The Westing Game

Posted June 6, 2014 by Lyn Kaye in book review, Lyn / 6 Comments
Book Review: The Westing Game

I, once again, blame Wendy Darling for this pick! I am attempting to steep myself into more award-winning books, while delving into the classics.  I also noticed I am into a Middle Grade/children book kick at the moment, so it was a wonderful time to go ahead and pick up this long overdue book. The Westing Game is one of the milder Newbery honor books. Touching and clever, this book is a softer take in the generally cold and cruel murder-mystery genre. Characters: Since this is a group murder mystery, there is a overwhelming large cast.  Some are developed well, more »