Category Archives: Mystery

The Graveyard Riddle by Lisa Thompson

The Graveyard Riddle by Lisa Thompson. Scholastic, 2021. 9781338679038 Format: ARC (8/21 pub date) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Mystery What did you like about the book? Melody lives with her Mom on Chestnut … Continue reading

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What She Found in the Woods – Josephine Angelini

What She Found in the Woods – Josephine Angelini, Sourcebooks Fire, (9781728216270), c2019, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Mystery/ Thriller/ Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Magda … Continue reading

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The Lake – Natasha Preston

The Lake – Natasha Preston, Delacorte, (97805932124970), 2021 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? Esme and Kayla have returned to Camp Pine Lake as … Continue reading

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You Were Never Here – Kathleen Peacock

You Were Never Here – Kathleen Peacock, HarperTeen, (9780063002517), 2020  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre: Realistic fiction/Mystery What did you like about the book? Cat (Mary Catherine) 17, has an unusual … Continue reading

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Beatrice Bly’s Rules for Spies: The Missing Hamster – by Sue Fliess/illustrated by Beth Mill

Beatrice Bly’s Rules for Spies: The Missing Hamster – by Sue Fliess/illustrated by Beth Mills, Pixel Ink, 9781645950288, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? Beatrice has started … Continue reading

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Pride and Premeditation – by Tirzah Price

Pride and Premeditation – by Tirzah Price, HarperTeen, 9780062889805, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book?  As the story opens, Elizabeth Bennett (Lizzie) finds herself … Continue reading

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Good Girl, Bad Blood by Holly Jackson

  Good Girl, Bad Blood by Holly Jackson, Delacorte Press, 9781984896407, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book?  Pippa Fitz-Amobi, from A Good Girl’s Guide … Continue reading

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The Cousins by Karen M. McManus

  The Cousins by Karen M. McManus, Delacorte Press, 9780525708001, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book?  Twenty years ago, wealthy Mildred Story disinherited all … Continue reading

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Two Can Keep a Secret – Karen M. McManus

 Two Can Keep a Secret – Karen M. McManus, Ember (an Imprint of Random House Children’s Books), 9781524714710, c2019, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Mystery  Synopsis/What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Castle School for Troubled Girls – Alyssa Sheinmel

  The Castle School for Troubled Girls – Alyssa Sheinmel, Sourcebooks, 9781728220987, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5  Genre: Mystery   What did you like about the book? In my young adult life … Continue reading

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