Posts Tagged ‘mystery books for kids’

Mystery Books for Kids: Horten’s Miraculous Mechanisms

Horten’s Miraculous Mechanisms by Lissa Evans is one of the mystery books for kids we recommend.  Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • A ten year-old boy finds friendship and magic as he searches for his great-uncle’s lost legacy. • This book should appeal to both boys and girls. • Horten’s Miraculous Mechanisms…

Mystery books for kids: Walls Within Walls

Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry, is one of the Reading Kingdom’s recommended mystery books for kids. Melissa Young explains why: “What You Need to Know: • Walls Within Walls is a fabulous middle grade mystery by a debut author. • A full-bodied, multi-character story with appropriate content for the age group it is written for, hooray! • There is…

Mystery books for kids: Cam Jansen

Cam Jansen (Adventure Series #1) by David A. Adler is one of our favorite mystery books for kids. Melissa Gaynor explains why: “What You Need to Know: • This series offers a nice introduction to the mystery/detective type of book. • The scene with the robbers may scare some children as she hides in close range of the bad guys….