magnifying glass logoMurder of a Millionaire Clue by Clue

How to Play: Clue by Clue is a game that tests your thinking skills. It can be played alone or in a group. Solve the mystery below by going through the clues one at a time. Each time you reveal a new clue, stop and think about what it could mean, what you know from all the clues so far, and what you still need to know. After the last clue is revealed, you can read some hints or go straight to the solution!


  1. What was Mr. Mulligan about to do to his company?
  2. Who would be hurt by doing that?
  3. What do you think Mr. Mulligan wanted to talk about with his lawyer?
  4. What do you think Mr. Mulligan was doing with a pen in his hand?
  5. How did the murderer get into the office?
  6. How many people knew about that method?

Have you figured it out?

Click here to see the solution.

And check out the book it is based on: Clue by Clue by Walton Burns

front cover of Clue by Clue by Walton Burns

Or take a look at printable versions for students: Mystery Resources on TpT

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