Reynie was an orphaned kid who was always teased because of his brain,one day a certain opportunity presented itself,Reyna knew this was for him
ARE YOU A GIFTED CHILD LOOKING FOR SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES
Reynie had to take to take 3 test and he meet the other kids who passed the test and were orphans too,Mr.Benedict the who was the one looking for gifted children told them he needs them for a special mission
He told them a man named Ledroptha Curtain,from an intuition is transmitting very odd messages through the air waves.He uses students at the institution to send the messages.People who have worked with him before have gone missing,their mission was to find them.
As soon as they meet Mr. Curtain they realized that he looked identical to Mr. Benedict,they soon theorized that he was Mr,Benedict's twin.A few weeks after they came Mr.Curtain as them to be messengers
When they were looking for the printing room they found a secret war house where all the missing people were.Mr.curtain brainwashed all of them so they wouldn't remember who they were
One of the people who were missing and brainwashed was Kates dad