Montague Island Mysteries
3 Books

R. Wayne Schmittberger

2016-Ongoing

A classic murder mystery in a mansion (on a mysterious island) series built with a range of difficult logic puzzles.

Montague Island Mysteries

Schmittberger has created a series of books built on some classic logic puzzles, with the setting of Montague Island.

This follows a classic 'Clue' format - a luxurious mansion, a wealthy owner, a dinner party with suspicious guests... who play murder mysteries - with the reader solving puzzles on each double page to progress the story and solve the main whodunnit.

Books in this series
1
Montague Island Mysteries and Other Logic Puzzles
R. Wayne Schmittberger
2016

Solve logic puzzles AND play sleuth at the same time! This thoroughly unique book—written by the former editor of Games magazine—offers the immersive pleasure of a novel as it follows a group of friends who meet regularly to play murder-mystery games at the island home of a wealthy couple. As you go about completing the puzzles, you’ll learn more about the guests, the house, and the island . . . and uncover a secret about the mansion itself. Maps of the island throughout enhance the atmosphere and draw solvers deeper into the story.

Goodreads
4.07
☆☆☆☆☆
★★★★★
96 pages
ISBN 9781454918110
2
Return to Montague Island
R. Wayne Schmittberger
2019

Welcome back to Montague Island, where successful solvers explore a mansion, complete a series of logic puzzles, and reveal the secret behind a mysterious package and its coded message!

This entertaining sequel to the popular Montague Island Mysteries once again follows a storyline about a group of friends who meet to play murder-mystery games at an island mansion. The fun begins when Gordon Montague receives a mysterious package with a coded message, and the drama plays out over multiple puzzle-solving gatherings. To successfully solve all the logic puzzles, you’ll have to study maps, blueprints, dartboards, mosaics, and more.

Goodreads
5
☆☆☆☆☆
★★★★★
96 pages
ISBN 9781454933939
3
Beyond Montague Island
R Wayne Schmittberger
2020

Take a third trip back to Montague Island for both mystery and puzzle solving! Gordon Montague's long-lost daughter, Cheryl—about to graduate from law school—spends the summer on and off the island. Along with a group of classmates, she enjoys murder-mystery games, takes trips to the mainland, and studies for the bar exam. Gordon, however, has reason to believe that someone with a grudge is planning revenge on him. So he once again asks Taylor to investigate, and keep an eye on everyone. Readers get to study maps and blueprints, play all sorts of games, collect wildflowers, visit an amusement park, and more, all while uncovering a nefarious plot.

Goodreads
0
☆☆☆☆☆
★★★★★
96 pages
ISBN 9781454936596