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The Great Shelby Holmes

The Great Shelby Holmes

By Elizabeth Eulberg
5.0
1 ratings3 reviews
  • bibliophile
    The Great Sherlock Holmes- wait, did I say Sherlock? No, I meant The Great Shelby Holmes… there so analogous in personalities, I almost confused myself! Okay… maybe I’m a bit exaggerating, after all she doesn’t smoke a pipe like Sherlock, but Detective Shelby is best of the best… Did I tell you t...
Spy School

Spy School

By Stuart Gibbs
4.34
65 ratings84 reviews
  • dannyphantomfan
    Ben Ripley is your average nerd. On a daily basis, he goes to advanced classes, gets harassed by Dirk the Jerk, and sleeps through math class. He is THE chess team. He is normal, right? Wrong. Ben is recruited to a secret CIA training facility in the middle of January and failed his surprise exam...
Loot

Loot

By Jude Watson
4.17
41 ratings51 reviews
  • jsmyth
    jsmyth44 stars
    There is a lot to love about Loot. Jewel heists? Master plans? Kid criminals? Yes, please! I love stories about kid spies or criminals (both would be even better!) and this book had potential. Sadly, I can't call it a favorite. I don't love it, but I don't hate it either. The main characters w...
Took: A Ghost Story

Took: A Ghost Story

By Mary Downing Hahn
5.0
2 ratings3 reviews
  • memoiloveit
    I think this book is fair because it’s suspenseful. The main character, Daniel, has just moved to West Virginia with his family. Daniel and his little sister, Erica, suspect something suspicious around their house and they feel like someone’s always watching them. Old Auntie, an evil witch that l...
Ruby Redfort - Look Into My Eyes

Ruby Redfort - Look Into My Eyes

By Lauren Child
4.54
28 ratings32 reviews
  • bibliophile
    bibliophile44 stars
    When I was younger... I used to pretend I was Nancy Drew always looking for mysteries that I can solve... the only mystery I came across was "who ate the last slice of the delicious cheesecake?" or "where's my toy?" and those type of mysteries... of course I did solve them except for finding my m...
Book Scavenger (The Book Scavenger series)

Book Scavenger (The Book Scavenger series)

By Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
4.5
36 ratings39 reviews
  • swirlycool
    swirlycool55 stars
    This book is about an author who was walking to an appointment when 2 gentlemen got into his way. They asked him for the book he was working on. The author said they needed to be more specific. One of the men said that he is old and he doesn't hear right. The author got his walking stick and used...
Thea Stilton and the Hollywood Hoax: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure (Thea Stilton #23)

Thea Stilton and the Hollywood Hoax: A Geronimo Stilton Adventure (Thea Stilton #23)

By Thea Stilton
5.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • bunnyzhang
    bunnyzhang55 stars
    I read this book because I love the series of Thea Stilton. It has so many adventures and problems that get solved at the end. In this book, the Thea Sisters go to Hollywood, but someone has stolen the dvd they were watching the crew tape it.
Embassy Row #1: All Fall Down

Embassy Row #1: All Fall Down

By Ally Carter
4.45
20 ratings26 reviews
  • jeffdaboss
    jeffdaboss55 stars
    All Fall Down is an AWESOME novel! It's about 16 year old Grace who has a problem. She vividly remembers her mother's murder. She remembers the Scarred Man, and the flames, and her mother's last words, "Grace, no!" A Grace moves to Embassy Row in Adria, where countries's ambassadors reside, she m...
Kingdom Keepers: The Return Book One Disney Lands

Kingdom Keepers: The Return Book One Disney Lands

By Ridley Pearson
3.27
11 ratings13 reviews
  • jeffdaboss
    jeffdaboss44 stars
    This book was an amazing start to a new Kingdom Keepers series by Ridley Pearson based on adventures of 7 kids whose varying talents make them the unstoppable defenders of Disney. This adventure takes place when everyone has graduated high school and are starting their futures. Amanda and Jess ar...
Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover (Gallagher Girls)

Don't Judge a Girl by Her Cover (Gallagher Girls)

By Ally Carter
4.63
27 ratings22 reviews
  • evharte
    evharte44 stars
    When Cammie returns to the Academy after a kidnapping attempt, nothing is normal anymore. Suddenly, the school is under heavy protection from the United States Secret Service. They're protecting Macey, Cammie's roommate who was also almost kidnapped and happens to be the daughter of the vice pres...

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