Great Mysteries for Children

Recommended mysteries for children.

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Aunt Eater Loves a Mystery
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cushman, Doug (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Cushman
Description:

Aunt Eater loves mystery stories so much that she finds mysteries to solve everywhere she goes.

Bunnicula: A Rabbit - Tale of Mystery
Artist/Author/Cast:
Howe, Deborah
Call Number:
JF Howe
Description:

Bunnicula looks sweet, but he's really a vampire bunny. Lock up the vegetables!

Cam Jansen and the Valentine Baby Mystery
Artist/Author/Cast:
Adler, David A
Call Number:
JF Adler
Description:

Cam joins Eric in solving the mystery of a Valentine's Day robbery in a hospital waiting room.

The Case of the Baker Street Irregular
Artist/Author/Cast:
Newman, Robert
Call Number:
JF Newman
Description:

When Andrew's guardian is kidnapped, he goes to the great Sherlock Holmes for help.

The Case of the Goblin Pearls
Artist/Author/Cast:
Yep, Laurence
Call Number:
JF Yep
Description:

Lily and her aunt, a Chinese American movie actress, join forces to solve the theft of some priceless pearls.

Cliff Hanger
Artist/Author/Cast:
Skurzynski, Gloria; Ferguson, Alane
Call Number:
JF Skurzynski
Description:

Missing artifacts, a cougar on the prowl, and a terrifying cliff-side fall all add up to mystery and adventure.

The Dollhouse Murders
Artist/Author/Cast:
Wright, Betty Ren
Call Number:
JF Wright
Description:

Why is Amy's dollhouse filled with strange lights at night?

The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm
Artist/Author/Cast:
Farmer, Nancy
Call Number:
JF/YP F Farmer
Description:

Got a mystery to solve? Call in Africa's superhuman detectives: the Ear, the Eye, and the Arm!

The Egypt Game
Artist/Author/Cast:
Snyder, Zilpha Keatley (Author, Introduction by); Raible, Alton (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Snyder
Description:

Everyone thinks it's just a game, until they have to find a murderer.

Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sobol, Donald J.; Shortall, Leonard W. (Illustrator); Brandi, Lillian (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Sobol
Description:

Help the smartest sleuth around solve his cases.

The Falcon's Malteser
Artist/Author/Cast:
Horowitz, Anthony
Call Number:
JF Horowitz
Description:

The Diamond brothers are given a 5 million dollar package by a man who turns up dead the next day.

Flatfoot Fox and the Case of the Missing Eye
Artist/Author/Cast:
Clifford, Eth; Lies, Brian (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Clifford
Description:

Detective Fox uncovers the thief who stole Fat Cat's glass eye.

Floors
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carman, Patrick
Call Number:
JF Carman
Description:

Leo's dad is the maintenance man for the mysterious Whippet Hotel; just how mysterious, Leo is about to find out.

The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hoobler, Dorothy; Hoobler, Thomas
Call Number:
JF Hoobler
Description:

Seikei sees a ghost steal a jewel that belongs to a great samurai, and he must help catch the thief.

The Half-a-Moon Inn
Artist/Author/Cast:
Fleischman, Paul; Jacobi, Kathryn (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Fleischman
Description:

Adventure and danger await Aaron, a boy who cannot talk, when his mother disappears and he goes to seek her.

Horton Halfpott: Or, the Fiendish Mystery of Smugwick Manor; or, the Loosening of M'Lady Luggertuck's Corset
Artist/Author/Cast:
Angleberger, Tom
Call Number:
JF Angleberger
Description:

Kitchen boy Horton finds himself in the middle of a mystery, when the Luggertuck Lump goes missing.

The Jaguar's Jewel
Artist/Author/Cast:
Roy, Ron; Gurney, John Steven (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Roy
Description:

Dink and his friends try to find a missing emerald.

The London Eye Mystery
Artist/Author/Cast:
Dowd, Siobhan
Call Number:
JF Dowd
Description:

When their cousin disappears, Ted and Kat must work together to figure out what happened to him.

A Murder for Her Majesty
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hilgartner, Beth
Call Number:
JF Hilgartner
Description:

After witnessing her father's murder, eleven-year-old Alice Tuckfield hides in the Yorkshire cathedral by disguising herself as a choirboy.

Nate the Great and Me: The Case of the Fleeing Fang
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman; Simont, Marc (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JER Sharmat
Description:

Annie's dog, Fang, is missing! Help Nate find the clues.

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