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Of all of the ridiculous expressions people use—and people use a great many ridiculous expressions—one of the most ridiculous is “No news is good news.” “No news is good news” simply means that if you don’t hear from someone, everything is probably fine, and you can see at once why this expression makes such little sense, because everything being fine is only one of many, many reasons why someone may not contact you.
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If you are like most people, you have an assortment of friends and family you can call upon in times of trouble. For instance, if you woke up in the middle of the night and saw a masked woman trying to crawl through your bedroom window, you might call your mother or father to help you push her back out.
Upon first glance, The Mysterious Benedict Society looks like an ordinary mystery novel for children. But it’s not. The author, Trenton Lee Stewart, has been compared to Lemony Snicket, who penned all thirteen brilliant volumes of… 723 more words