Slick but lopsided tale of teen trying to solve a murder.
Touching story of resourceful girl solving a family mystery.
Tory and friends fight serial killer in thrilling sequel.
Engaging classic mystery series great for beginning readers.
Teen thriller sequel lacks punch of previous volume.
All the charm, menace, and wordplay of A Series of Unfortunate Events but in a noir setting, with Snicket as a boy solving the mystery.
Well-crafted mystery adventure with many surprises, interesting characters, and two smart, creative teen girls on the case.
Kids search for pirate treasure in adventurous sequel.
Fast-paced YA thriller from "suburban noir" pro.