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Absolutely Truly: A Pumpkin Falls Mystery

by Heather Vogel Frederick Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (November 04, 2014)

An unsent letter in a first edition copy of Charlotte’s Web leads to a hunt for treasure in this heartwarming middle grade mystery from the author of The Mother-Daughter Book Club.

Now that Truly Lovejoy’s...


Treasure Hunters: Danger Down the Nile

Treasure Hunters #2

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Juliana Neufeld Jimmy Patterson (September 01, 2014)

The sequel to James Patterson's bestselling series launch Treasure Hunters is another hilarious, hair-raising and highly-illustrated adventure for the First Family of Action!

Bick Kidd and his globe-trotting...


Disappearance at Hangman's Bluff

Felony Bay #2

by J. E. Thompson Walden Pond Press (September 02, 2014)

Abbey and her best friend, Bee, set out to solve another mystery with its roots deep in Southern history in this follow-up to J. E. Thompson's The Girl from Felony Bay. For the first time in a long time, things...


Treasure Hunters

Treasure Hunters #1

by James Patterson, Chris Grabenstein & Mark Shulman Jimmy Patterson (September 16, 2013)

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Middle School, the Worst Years of My Life and I Funny comes a brilliantly original new adventure series, jam-packed with action, humor, and heart!

The Kidd siblings...


Who Took the Book?

by Franklin W. Dixon Aladdin (September 17, 2013)

A really cool book of baseball statistics was stolen from the school library—and it turns up in Frank’s backpack! The Hardys know Frank is being framed, but finding the real thief and clearing Frank's name...


The Girl from Felony Bay

Felony Bay #1

by J. E. Thompson Walden Pond Press (April 30, 2013)

The last year has been rougher than sandpaper for Abbey Force and her dad. He’s in a coma after his accident a year back, wherein he was framed for a terrible crime he didn’t commit. And their home, Reward...


Marty Frye, Private Eye: The Case of the Busted Video Games

by Janet Tashjian & Laurie Keller Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (March 12, 2019)

Book 3 in the Marty Frye young chapter book mystery series by bestselling author-illustrator team Janet Tashjian and Laurie Keller!

In this new collection of mysteries, everyone’s favorite poet detective is...


Hazy Bloom and the Mystery Next Door

by Jennifer Hamburg & Jenn Harney Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (February 26, 2019)

Summer has just begun, and Hazel "Hazy" Bloom is not a happy camper. In fact, she's not even an unhappy camper, because she's stuck at home while all of her friends spend their summers camping (okay, Elizabeth's...


The Secrets of Winterhouse

Winterhouse #2

by Ben Guterson & Chloe Bristol Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (December 31, 2018)

Bookish puzzles, phantom mysteries, and evil curses await as Elizabeth returns to Winterhouse in Book 2 of this magical series.

Back at the Winterhouse hotel for another holiday season, Elizabeth and Freddy dig...


Bicycle to Treachery

by Robert Quackenbush Aladdin (January 08, 2019)

World-famous duck-tective Miss Mallard unravels a dangerous smuggling operation in this engaging Aladdin QUIX mystery.

Miss Mallard runs into danger when she unwittingly uncovers a smuggling operation while on...


The Disappearance

by Franklin W. Dixon Aladdin (February 19, 2019)

It’s a case of hidden identities for brother detectives Frank and Joe in the in the eighteenth book in the thrilling Hardy Boys Adventures series.

The Hardy brothers and Frank’s new girlfriend, Jones, are...


The Story Collector

by Kristin O'Donnell Tubb & Iacopo Bruno Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (August 28, 2018)

"For every book lover who fantasized about getting locked in the library overnight, The Story Collector is a dream come true!" New York Times-bestselling author Alan Gratz

In the tradition of E. L. Konisburg,...


Camp Valor

by Scott McEwen & Hof Williams St. Martin's Press (July 10, 2018)

A young adult thriller from Scott McEwan, the #1 New York Times bestselling co-author of American Sniper, and Hof Williams.

Valor: great courage in the face of danger

When Wyatt gets framed for a friend’s crime,...


Jaclyn Hyde

by Annabeth Bondor-Stone & Connor White HarperCollins (May 07, 2019)

In this heartwarming and hilarious reimagining of The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, a secret potion accidentally turns eager-to-please eighth grader Jaclyn into Jackie, a goblin-like monster who’ll...


Spy School Goes South

by Stuart Gibbs Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (October 02, 2018)

Ben is taken to Mexico by his nemesis in the hopes that he’ll finally be able to take down SPYDER in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series.

Thirteen-year-old Ben Ripley has...


Mistletoe and Murder

by Robin Stevens Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (September 18, 2018)

Hazel and Daisy trade mistletoe for a murder investigation and set out to save the day (Christmas Day that is!) in this fabulously festive fifth novel of the Wells & Wong Mystery series.

Daisy Wells and Hazel...


Stairway to Doom

by Robert Quackenbush Aladdin (September 11, 2018)

World-famous duck-tective Miss Mallard must track down her disappearing family memebers in this engaging Aladdin QUIX mystery.

Miss Mallard is travelling to Scotland’s Duckinbill Castle for a family reunion....


Express Train to Trouble

by Robert Quackenbush Aladdin (September 11, 2018)

World-famous duck-tective Miss Mallard works to solve the case of a missing prankster in this engaging Aladdin QUIX mystery.

Miss Mallard sets out to explain the disappearance of George Buddy Duck, a prankster...


The Curse in the Candlelight

Scarlet and Ivy #5

by Sophie Cleverly HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks (December 28, 2017)

There’s a new girl at Rookwood School, and new mystery for Scarlet and Ivy to solve.

It’s a brand-new term for Scarlet and Ivy, and the girls are intrigued by a fascinating new girl, Ebony. She’s as enchanting...


Roxie and the Hooligans at Buzzard's Roost

by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor & Alexandra Boiger Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books (May 08, 2018)

“An undeniably enjoyable read.” —Booklist

“A charming sequel.” —School Library Journal

Roxie and the Hooligans are back and this time, Smoky Jo is swiped by a kidnapper who is as blunder-prone as...


Treasure Hunters: Quest for the City of Gold

Treasure Hunters #5

by James Patterson & Juliana Neufeld Jimmy Patterson (January 15, 2018)

Gear up for an exciting new adventure with the thrill-seeking Kidds as they search for a missing city in South America made entirely of gold!

When Bick and Beck Kidd find a hidden trove of pirate treasure, it...


Winterhouse

Winterhouse #1

by Ben Guterson & Chloe Bristol Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (January 02, 2018)

An Edgar Award Finalist

An Agatha Award Finalist

An enchanting urban fantasy middle-grade debut—the first book in a trilogy—set in a magical hotel full of secrets.

Orphan Elizabeth Somers’s malevolent aunt...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Running Scared: A Mystery in Carlsbad Caverns National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (November 20, 2017)

Jack and Ashley’s search for eight-year-old Sammy has left them hopelessly lost in a twisted maze of tunnels deep inside Carlsbad Caverns.

Bats are everywhere, and the echoes of their screeching cries sends...


Mysteries in Our National Parks: Escape From Fear: A Mystery in Virgin Islands National Park (Mysteries in Our National Park)

by Gloria Skurzynski, Alane Ferguson & National Geographic Kids National Geographic Kids (November 20, 2017)

The Landons are in the Caribbean, in Virgin Islands National Park, to figure out what is destroying the coral reefs and causing the hawksbill sea turtle to disappear.

Jack and Ashley find themselves hopelessly...


Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Million-Dollar Mystery

Jigsaw Jones Mystery Super Special #2

by James Preller Feiwel & Friends (November 21, 2017)

Featuring friendship, school, family, and a diverse community, these early illustrated chapter books from James Preller have it all.

Got a mystery to solve? Jigsaw Jones is on the case. Eddie Becker has the...


Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Best Pet Ever

Jigsaw Jones Mysteries #22

by James Preller Feiwel & Friends (November 21, 2017)

Featuring friendship, school, family, and a diverse community, these early illustrated chapter books from James Preller have it all.

Got a mystery to solve? Jigsaw Jones is on the case. When Bobby Solofsky is...


Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Disappearing Dinosaur

Jigsaw Jones Mysteries #17

by James Preller Feiwel & Friends (November 21, 2017)

Featuring friendship, school, family, and a diverse community, these early illustrated chapter books from James Preller have it all.

Got a mystery to solve? Jigsaw Jones is on the case. Anything that ever goes...


Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Buried Treasure

Jigsaw Jones Mystery Super Special #1

by James Preller Feiwel & Friends (November 21, 2017)

Featuring friendship, school, family, and a diverse community, these early illustrated chapter books from James Preller have it all.

Got a mystery to solve? Jigsaw Jones is on the case. When Bigs Maloney finds...


Open If You Dare

by Dana Middleton Feiwel & Friends (October 17, 2017)

Like Birdie Adams didn’t have enough problems this summer. But Birdie’s Birdie. And if a long-buried box has "Open if you dare" written on its lid, then Birdie and her best friends, Ally and Rose, are going...


The Supernormal Sleuthing Service #2: The Sphinx's Secret

The Supernormal Sleuthing Service #2

by Gwenda Bond & Chistopher Rowe Greenwillow Books (May 29, 2018)

The action-packed sequel to The Lost Legacy, which Booklist called “Monstrous fun!”

Living in a hotel full of monsters isn’t always easy. Stephen is trying to adapt as quickly as he can, but there’s still...


Waste of Space

by Stuart Gibbs Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (April 24, 2018)

A New York Times bestselling series.

Tensions are running high when multi-billionaire Lars Sjoburg is poisoned and everyone is looking to Dash Gibson to solve the case in this third and final book in the New...


A World Below

by Wesley King Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (March 06, 2018)

A swift-paced survival tale that’s a cool blend of Lord of the Flies and Journey to the Center of the Earth.” —School Library Journal

“This richly imaginative field trip gone bad or amazing—depending...


The Art of the Swap

by Kristine Asselin & Jen Malone Aladdin (February 13, 2018)

Freaky Friday meets Downton Abbey in this middle grade mystery that features a modern day twelve-year-old switching bodies with a Gilded Age heiress in order to solve a famous art heist.

Hannah Jordan lives in...


The Haunting on Heliotrope Lane

by Carolyn Keene Aladdin (January 02, 2018)

Nancy and her friends must try to figure out why a girl is acting strangely after visiting a haunted house in this sixteenth book of the Nancy Drew Diaries, a fresh approach to the classic mystery series.

Nancy’s...


Springtime Crime

by Carolyn Keene & Peter Francis Aladdin (March 20, 2018)

Help Nancy and her friends find out what happened to a superstar’s flower hat in the ninth book in the interactive Nancy Drew Clue Book mystery series.

Spring has sprung in River Heights! The annual Flower...


Lock and Key: The Final Step

Lock and Key #3

by Ridley Pearson HarperCollins (October 30, 2018)

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson series

The New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatchers and Kingdom Keepers series,...


Marty Frye, Private Eye: The Case of the Stolen Poodle

Marty Frye, Private Eye #2

by Janet Tashjian & Laurie Keller Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (July 03, 2017)

Book 2 in the Marty Frye young chapter book mystery series by bestselling author-illustrator team Janet Tashjian and Laurie Keller!

In this new collection of mysteries from bestselling author-illustrator team...


The Lights Under the Lake

Scarlet and Ivy #4

by Sophie Cleverly HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks (March 09, 2017)

Scarlet and Ivy’s school trip takes a turn for the worse as another mystery begins to unfold…

The fourth book in the SCARLET AND IVY series is perfect for fans of MURDER MOST UNLADYLIKE.

It’s summer and...


The Lights Under the Lake

Scarlet and Ivy #4

by Sophie Cleverly HarperCollinsChildren’sBooks (March 09, 2017)

Scarlet and Ivy’s school trip takes a turn for the worse as another mystery begins to unfold…

The fourth book in the SCARLET AND IVY series is perfect for fans of MURDER MOST UNLADYLIKE.

It’s summer and...


Case Closed #1: Mystery in the Mansion

by Lauren Magaziner Katherine Tegen Books (August 14, 2018)

Pick-your-own-path and puzzle-packed mystery collide in the first book in Lauren Magaziner’s new hilarious and high-stakes middle grade series in which the reader must help Carlos and his friends put together...


The Frame-Up

by Wendy McLeod MacKnight & Ian Schoenherr Greenwillow Books (June 05, 2018)

When Sargent Singer discovers that the paintings in his father’s gallery are alive, he is pulled into a captivating world behind the frame that he never knew existed.

Filled with shady characters, devious plots,...


World Record Mystery

by Carolyn Keene & Peter Francis Aladdin (October 17, 2017)

Help Nancy and her friends find a missing lucky headband so River Heights teen Katie can break the world record at the local arcade’s dance game in the eighth book in the interactive Nancy Drew Clue Book mystery...


The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

by Lindsay Currie Aladdin (October 10, 2017)

A girl unravels a centuries-old mystery after moving into a haunted house in this deliciously suspenseful read that Kirkus Reviews calls “just the ticket for a cold autumn night.”

Tessa Woodward isn’t exactly...


Spy School Secret Service

by Stuart Gibbs Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (October 10, 2017)

Ben goes undercover in the White House to take on a SPYDER operative determined to assassinate the president in this latest addition to the New York Times bestselling Spy School series.

Thirteen-year-old Ben...


Super Max and the Mystery of Thornwood's Revenge

by Susan Vaught Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (August 29, 2017)

“An excellent addition to middle grade shelves, with a differently-abled main character that readers will root for.” —School Library Journal

“Vaught makes Max the brash, bold star of the book, exchanging...


The Crims

The Crims #1

by Kate Davies HarperCollins (December 12, 2017)

The Addams Family meets Despicable Me in the first book of this new trilogy, perfect for fans of Lemony Snicket and Pseudonymous Bosch!

The Crim family is full of notorious criminals. Notoriously inept, that...


Riddle of the Rusty Horseshoe

My Little Pony #4

by Hasbro Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (October 03, 2017)

Join the Cutie Mark Crusaders--Sweetie Belle, Apple Bloom, and Scootaloo--as they read mysteries, legends, ghost stories, and every other kind of tale that makes a mane stand on end. From Ponyville School classmates...


Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral

Lock and Key #2

by Ridley Pearson HarperCollins (October 10, 2017)

“Will leave you dying to know more.” —Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson series

The New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatcher and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley...


Hideout

by Watt Key Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (January 10, 2017)

In this riveting middle-grade adventure, the son of a Mississippi policeman finds a boy living on his own in the wilderness. Twelve-year-old Sam has been given a fishing boat by his father, but he hates fishing....


The World's Greatest Detective

by Caroline Carlson HarperCollins (May 16, 2017)

A 2017 Agatha Award Nominee! * A Best Children’s Book of the Year Pick for Kids 9 to 12 from Bank Street College!

Caroline Carlson, author of the Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates series, returns with...