Book Reviews

Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Lemony Snicket's satisfying mini-mysteries work as stand-alone books or as a treat for fans of his All the Wrong Questions series.
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By Lemony Snicket
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
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.
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By Lemony Snicket
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Well-crafted mystery adventure with many surprises, interesting characters, and two smart, creative teen girls on the case.
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By Diana Renn
(2012)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
This quirky mystery uses a companion website to encourage readers' creative thinking and writing.
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By Melissa Kantor, Stella Lennon
(2009)
Editors' pick
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Follow a group of school girls as they solve a mystery with clues that draw on math, art, literature, and religion.
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By Michael D. Bell
(2009)