Bibliographic Information: Raskin, E. (1978). The westing game. New York. Scholastic.

Annotation: On a dare, Turtle Wexler goes up to the Westing house where she discovers what she thinks is Sam Westing’s body, dressed up like Uncle Sam.

Genre: Fiction

Grade Level: 5th

Readers who will like this book: Readers who love mysteries would enjoy this book.

Personal response and rating: 4/5 This book is a fun easy read. If you love mysteries this book is great for upper elementary readers.

Text dependent question: What happens the morning after, the newspaper reports Sam Westing dead?