Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Twelve-year-old Kyle gets to stay overnight in the new town library, designed by his hero (the famous gamemaker Luigi Lemoncello), with other students but finds that come morning he must work with friends to solve puzzles in order to escape.

Book Worms Discussion Date: November 20, 2014

Discussion Questions

  1. What is the essay contest for? Who are the twelve winners?
  2. Why do you think Kyle was chosen as a winner?
  3. What does Kyle do with his winnings?
  4. What is on the library cards?
  5. What are some of the unusual things about the library?
  6. What is the new challenge?
  7. Why is Haley so determined to win the challenge?
  8. What clues are Charles’s team trying to solve?
  9. What clues are Kyle’s team trying to solve?
  10. Do both the teams play fair? What happens?
  11. What are some of the Lemoncello games mentioned in the book?
  12. How many book references did you find while reading this book?

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