Miss Knots said she was wearing the jacket and long pants in case it got cold. Yet the thermostat was at 90 degrees. That was her mistake! She would have taken the jacket and long pants off if she had been innocent, Encyclopedia realized. When he pointed this out, Miss Knots took off her jacket, gloves, and long pants, revealing 4 things: she had blue overalls underneath, her left arm and right leg were blue, she wore a fox-eared headband, and Miss Somersault was stuck to her! "Mr. Clever did this with his new invention," explained Miss Knots. "I should have told you from the beginning."
Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Missing Little Miss by MrZanyToTheMax
X-overs & Encyclopedia Brown series Xover Rated: K, English, Mystery, Words: 887, Published: 1/31/2014
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