Kids Books - Mystery Books

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

By Brian Selznick
4.66
209 ratings289 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...
I So Don't Do Famous

I So Don't Do Famous

By Barrie Summy
4.0
2 ratings4 reviews
  • ikyra_marie
    This is a continueation of the i so don't do spooky book.This book is about Sherry Baldwin winning an essay contest about true love.She gets to go to Hollywood.Her Mom is a ghost because she died, but Sherry can communicate with her which is cool.She also has an eighth grade boyfriend too.This is...
Scorpia Rising: An Alex Rider Misson (An Alex Rider Novel)

Scorpia Rising: An Alex Rider Misson (An Alex Rider Novel)

By Anthony Horowitz
4.72
18 ratings15 reviews
  • langston_p
    langston_p55 stars
    This was the final book (not counting the prequel) of the Alex Rider series. And I thought it was really, unmeasurably awesome. I liked how the author wrote a beginning of 112 pages without 1 word in Alex's perspective and it had such an amazing plan but for such a minor thing. The main antago...
The Maze of Bones (39 Clues, No. 1)

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

By Rick Riordan
4.34
161 ratings167 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 ...
I, Q: Independence Hall (I. Q. the Series)

I, Q: Independence Hall (I. Q. the Series)

By Roland Smith
5.0
4 ratings2 reviews
  • nkeenan
    nkeenan55 stars
    this book is amazing.I love the mystery and action. it is about a boy named Q and a girl named Angela. They are trying to find Angela's mother who is a secret service agent that was killed or was she. Angela doesn't believe that her mother is dead so Angela and Q go through terrorist organizati...
Dead Is the New Black

Dead Is the New Black

By Marlene Perez
4.5
8 ratings14 reviews
  • buggirl
    buggirl44 stars
    This is a book for those of you who like paranormal/weird/sweet romance/appropriate/no cursing/mystery all in one book series. It's perfect for anyone who wants to read something romantic and scary all at once. The main character Daisy is someone everyone would want to be friends with. I think th...
Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, Book 1)

Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl, Book 1)

By Eoin Colfer
4.78
46 ratings35 reviews
  • cheetahluver
    cheetahluver55 stars
    Artemis Fowl is the first book in the Artemis Fowl series. The main character, Artemis, is just 12 years old, but is a criminal mastermind; with intellect much greater than people thrice his age. However, he uses his mental powers to create devilish plans, like when he decides to capture a danger...
Weird But True: 300 Outrageous Facts (National Geographic Kids)

Weird But True: 300 Outrageous Facts (National Geographic Kids)

By National Geographic Kids
4.77
30 ratings19 reviews
  • lizard4
    lizard455 stars
    I love the weird but wacky facts. even though they are short they very interesting. Read all the national geographic kids books. If you like jokes there are books for that too. I have tons of these types books in my room right now. My room is like a mini book sale. I hope that more of these kind ...
Moon Over Manifest

Moon Over Manifest

By Clare Vanderpool
4.57
23 ratings20 reviews
  • 25
    Heidi Branz55 stars
    Moon Over Manifest is a tale of community, understanding, and family, with a little bit of mystery mixed in. Strange people and events become less strange as this well-crafted puzzle comes together by the end of the novel. At the beginning of the book, Abilene's dad sends her away for the summ...
The Face on the Milk Carton

The Face on the Milk Carton

By Caroline B. Cooney
4.23
13 ratings17 reviews
  • kaliforniagurl7
    The genre of this book was horror, mystery, suspense, with a hint of comedy, and a pint of romance. I recommend this book for anyone one who's looking for a thrill and has a whole lot of free time. Trust me. Once you get past the first 3 chapters, you won't stop 'till you've finished the entire s...

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