This is Reynie, he is very gifted. He is studying with his tutor Miss Perumal. He is also an orphan.
Reynie is taking a test to see how gifted he is. Little did he know he would be the only one to pass.
Now Reynie is in a room and he is waiting for more tests. He met some friends that will be his teammates .in the long run. There names are Kate and Sticky.
Reynie and his new friends are meeting the society leader, Mr. Benedict. The society is called The Mysterious Benedict Society.
All of the friends are at a school for the gifted trying to figure out what happens to the students. They are doing a great job doing what they came to do.
Finally, the TMBS kids finding themselves in a sticky situation with the principal of the school. They find out that the principal is twins with Mr.Benedict. They also found out a lot of other things but something is going to happen to them and all of that other information isn't going to matter.