Kids Books - Mystery Books

The Maze of Bones (39 Clues, No. 1)

The Maze of Bones (39 Clues, No. 1)

By Rick Riordan
154 ratings152 reviews
  • katjune62
    katjune6255 stars
    My mom started reading these books and got SO into them, she bought the whole series. She tried to persuaid me into reading them, but I didn't have time, so I refused. A few months later, I decided to give the first one a try because I needed a book for my reading homework. At first I just read ...
Stolen Children

Stolen Children

By Peg Kehret
27 ratings39 reviews
  • gir_taco_luvr
    Fourteen-year-old Amy Nordlund desperately regrets that morning she spent with her father. Because of a stupid, completely avoidable mistake she made, her dad postpones leaving for work to lecture her on responsibilities. Not only do they have an argument, but it also turns out to be the last thi...
Thea Stilton and the Mystery in Paris (Geronimo Stilton Special Edition)

Thea Stilton and the Mystery in Paris (Geronimo Stilton Special Edition)

By Thea Stilton
35 ratings27 reviews
  • Valeria
    It's about this girl named Julie and she found a book that had a old map and she and some other people had to make a dress it think for the fashion show at the Eifel Tower and the map gave her the idea for the dress so someone snuck into her studio and stole only her designs so the person must be...


By Brian Selznick
88 ratings129 reviews
  • lizard4
    lizard455 stars
    The teacher read this book to us a long time ago. So much discription! I love it. 5 stars! I love how 2 stories are combined and simalar to each other! I like these kinds of books because they tell the stories in pictures and in words very discriptivly. Ben goes looking for his father but his mot...
The Mona Mousa Code (Geronimo Stilton, No. 15)

The Mona Mousa Code (Geronimo Stilton, No. 15)

By Geronimo Stilton
6 ratings12 reviews
  • queenmaryg
    queenmaryg55 stars
    I love all of the Geronimo Stilton books! They are really funny and adventurous. I love reading these on my free time. In my room I have millions of these I have all of the books that were ever made. This one is actually my favorite one of all! I love they all work together to crack the code. Its...
The Face on the Milk Carton

The Face on the Milk Carton

By Caroline B. Cooney
11 ratings9 reviews
  • chrystal13
    I really want to read this book! Sounds so interesting! Do you think an advanced 7th grader would be an okay age for this? Thanks for anyone who replies! *runs off in excitement to file book into reading list*


By Gordon Korman
12 ratings16 reviews
  • sunnybunnycutie
    Griffin Bing, the man with the plan, is finally in middle school but of course, his life isn't easy. He is blamed for taking a donated super bowl ring and is sent to a school for "bad" kids. His team of trained ops go into action. Will they succeed or will Griffin die at a middle school for "bad"...
100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

By N. D. Wilson
7 ratings11 reviews
  • s36476
    This is an amazing book! This book is full of suspense and many things happen that you didn't expect would happen. The main character, Henry, finds these cupboards that lead to different worlds. The book goes on to be about finding what is in the cupboards and discovering the monsters behind them...
The Fourth Stall

The Fourth Stall

By Chris Rylander
8 ratings8 reviews
  • sososo
    sososo44 stars
    3 words- awesome, awesome, awesome. Though I may be a Girl (a sporty one at that) I still LOVED this book as much as any boy would. This book includes mystery with lots of good humor. This a great read and is lots different from what the cover implies. LOVED
The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

By Brian Selznick
201 ratings276 reviews
  • DOODLER171
    In this book, Brian Selznick does an outstanding job capturing each and every emotion within this book and turning it into the awe-striking illustration that just adds to the buildup of suspense created within every page. As a young boy, Hugo Cabret spends most of his young childhood with his bel...