Category Archives: Mystery

Spy School: The Graphic Novel by Stuart Gibbs, illustrated by Anjan Sarkar

Spy School: The Graphic Novel by Stuart Gibbs, illustrated by Anjan Sarkar, Scholastic Graphix, 2022.  9781534455436 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Graphic Paperback ARC Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Action, Anjan Sarkar, ARC, Espionage, Mystery, Stuart Gibbs | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Wrecked by Heather Henson

Wrecked by Heather Henson,  A Caitlyn Dlouhy Book/Simon and Schuster Children’s Publishing, 2022. 9781442451056 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Paperback ARC (published March 2022) Genre: Realistic Fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Starred Review, *Young Adult, Addiction, ARC, Drugs, Heather Henson, Mystery, Romance | Tagged , | Comments Off on Wrecked by Heather Henson

The Interplanetary Expedition of Mars Patel by Sheela Chari

The Interplanetary Expedition of Mars Patel by Sheela Chari. Walker Books, 2021. 9781536209570 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery or science fiction What did you like about the book? Mars is on … Continue reading

Posted in Author, Mystery, Science Fiction, Series, Sheela Chari | Tagged | Comments Off on The Interplanetary Expedition of Mars Patel by Sheela Chari

Crashing in Love by Jennifer Richard Jacobson

Crashing in Love by Jennifer Richard Jacobson. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9781536211535 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 3 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Peyton is disappointed in her summer so … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Middle grade novel, Mystery, Realistic fiction | Tagged | Comments Off on Crashing in Love by Jennifer Richard Jacobson

How to Save a Superhero by Ruth Freeman

How to Save a Superhero by Ruth Freeman. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823447626 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Fantasy/mystery What did you like about the book? Fifth-grader Addie and her (rebellious) mom … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Realistic fiction | Tagged | Comments Off on How to Save a Superhero by Ruth Freeman

 lies like wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

 lies like wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez, Delacorte, 2021. 9780593309636  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? Hannah, Drummer, Mo, Luke and Violet have been … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Starred Review, *Young Adult, Jennifer Lynn Alvarez, Mystery | Tagged | Comments Off on  lies like wildfire by Jennifer Lynn Alvarez

Dead Girls Can’t Tell Secrets – Chelsea Ichaso

            Dead Girls Can’t Tell Secrets – Chelsea Ichaso, Sourcebooks, 2022. 9781728255972  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback ARC Genre: Mystery What did you like about the book? Savannah’s younger sister, Piper, is … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Young Adult, Chelsea Ichaso, Mystery | Tagged | Comments Off on Dead Girls Can’t Tell Secrets – Chelsea Ichaso

Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing by Dori Hillestad Butler,  illustrated by Kevan Atteberry

Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing by Dori Hillestad Butler,  illustrated by Kevan Atteberry. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823448555 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Easy reader/ early chapter books, mystery What did you … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, Dori Hillestad Butler, Early Chapter book, Easy / Early Reader, Kevan Atteberry, Mystery, Pets | Tagged | Comments Off on Dear Beast: Someone Is Missing by Dori Hillestad Butler,  illustrated by Kevan Atteberry

The Robber Girl by Franny Billingsley

The Robber Girl by Franny Billingsley. Candlewick Press, 2021. 9780763669560  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Mystery What did you like about the book? The main character, Robber Girl, has no name. … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Starred Review, *Young Adult, Historical fiction, Middle grade novel, Mystery | Tagged | Comments Off on The Robber Girl by Franny Billingsley

All These Bodies by Kendare Blake

All These Bodies by Kendare Blake. Quill Tree, HarperCollins, 2021. 9780062977168 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Mystery/horror What did you like about the book?  It’s the summer of 1958 and someone … Continue reading

Posted in *Book Review, *Young Adult, Historical fiction, Horror, Mystery | Tagged , | Comments Off on All These Bodies by Kendare Blake