Mysteries for Kids

1st-2nd Grade

The Case Of The Poisoned Pig
By Lewis B. Montgomery

When Jazz's pet piglet gets sick and the veterinarian suspects it was poisoned, she and Milo use their detective skills to try to figure out who did it.

The Astro outlaw
By David A. Adler

While visiting Houston, Texas, Mike and Kate tour the Johnson Space Center with an astronaut in the morning and at the Houston Astros' ball game that evening, the cousins search for the person who steals the astronaut's moonrock when he arrives at the stadium to sign autographs.

New Year's Eve thieves
By Ron Roy

While investigating a mystery on New Year's Eve, four friends encounter a big surprise.

3rd-4th Grade

Poppy the pirate dog and the missing treasure
By Liz Kessler

Poppy must must wear a cone around her neck after she injures her eye. She is upset about missing the birthday party until she must help find the missing birthday present.

Smashie McPerter and the mystery of room 11
By N. Griffin

Smashie and her best friend Dontel launch an investigation when the pet hamster of classroom 11 goes missing.

Curse of the mummy's uncle
By J. Scott Savage
Henry, Anna, and Jose, the junior members of the Silver Jaguar Society, are off on a vacation to Mexico, where they join an archeological excavation of an abandoned--and haunted--Mayan pyramid

5th-6th Grade

The Detective's assistant
By Kate Hannigan

Eleven-year-old Nell is surprised to find that her aunt works for the famous Pinkerton Detective Agency. She quickly learns to crack codes, wear disguises and spy on criminals to help her aunt solve cases.

Double vision: the alias men
By F. T. Bradley

When Link Baker heads to Santa Barbara for a family reunion, spy agency Pandora contacts him--again--saying they need his help tracking down a Dangerous Double in Hollywood to prevent worldwide destruction at the hands of a terrorist.

Murder is bad manners
By Robin Stevens

Boarding school students Hazel Wong and Daisy Wells set up a secret detective agency. Their first case is proving that Miss Bell is really dead after the body goes missing.