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The Woman in the Window by A. J. Finn Read the opening extract of the brand new A. J. Finn book before its publication on 22/01/2018

Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage) books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The Crims by Kate Davies The Crims

The Addams Family meets Despicable Me in the first book of this new trilogy, perfect for fans of Lemony Snicket and Pseudonymous Bosch!The Crim family is full of notorious criminals.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Written In Blood by Layton Green Written In Blood


Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

That's the Spirit! by Stacia Deutsch That's the Spirit!

The Mysterious Makers set to making a ghost detector to determine just what's behind the spirit on Shaker Street. Real-life makers can keep the fun going and create their own detector and levitating ghost with instructions at the end of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Sounds Like Trouble by Stacia Deutsch Sounds Like Trouble

Readers can become makers themselves by following included instructions to re-create the tools the Shaker Street kids use to solve the mystery, while a glossary, discussion questions and writing prompts make this a great addition for libraries.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

A Picture's Worth a Thousand Clues by Stacia Deutsch A Picture's Worth a Thousand Clues

Ten-year-old Michael Wilson notices that strange things are happening at old Mrs Vernon's house, just two down from his Shaker Street home. After the mystery's solved, readers can re-create the Mysterious Makers' tools with included instructions, and a glossary, discussion...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Hole Nine Yards by Stacia Deutsch The Hole Nine Yards

Michael, Liv and Leo-the Mysterious Makers of Shaker Street-decide to investigate what's behind all the destroyed landscapes. A glossary and reader questions provide support to the young reader, and when the story's over, readers can become makers themselves by re-creating...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

The Ingenious Inventors of Iverness Street by Stacia Deutsch The Ingenious Inventors of Iverness Street

For as long as he can remember, Michael Wilson has enjoyed tinkering with things, and now, along with his friends Liv Hernandez and Leo Hammer, he's formed the Ingenious Inventors of Iverness Street. In between their inventing, the three friends...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Poppy Pym and the Beastly Blizzard by Laura Wood Poppy Pym and the Beastly Blizzard

When a mysterious runaway van crashes into St Smithen's on the first day of the new school year, Poppy knows it's going to be an action-packed term! With the Christmas holidays looming, secrets lurking in every corner and rumours of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Christmas Dinner of Souls by Ross (author) Montgomery Christmas Dinner of Souls

It's a dark and lonely Christmas Eve in the dining room of ancient Soul's College. The Dean of Soul's College has arrived, and the evening's ceremonies must begin.For this is the annual meeting of a secret club for those who...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

Fix Me by Lisa M Cronkhite Fix Me


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Mystery Mob and the Abominable Snowman by Roger Hurn Mystery Mob and the Abominable Snowman


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Mystery Mob and the Wrong Robot by Roger Hurn Mystery Mob and the Wrong Robot


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Mystery Mob and the Monster on the Moor by Roger Hearn Mystery Mob and the Monster on the Moor


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Mystery Mob and the Runaway Train by Roger Hurn Mystery Mob and the Runaway Train


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Coming Soon

The Curse in the Candlelight by Sophie Cleverly The Curse in the Candlelight

There's a new girl at Rookwood School, and new mystery for Scarlet and Ivy to solve.
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/12/2017

The Curse in the Candlelight by Sophie Cleverly The Curse in the Candlelight

There's a new girl at Rookwood School, and new mystery for Scarlet and Ivy to solve.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/12/2017

The Truth and Lies of Ella Black by Emily Barr The Truth and Lies of Ella Black

Ella Black seems to live the life most other seventeen-year-olds would kill for . . . Until one day, telling her nothing, her parents whisk her off to Rio de Janeiro. Determined to find out why, Ella takes her chance...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery: White Rose Rescue by Astrid Lindgren A Kalle Blomkvist Mystery: White Rose Rescue

When Kalle Blomvist becomes an eye-witness to a mysterious kidnapping he doesn't hesitate to take on the case, one which becomes his most dangerous and challenging yet.
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Mr Lemoncello's Library Olympics by Chris Grabenstein Mr Lemoncello's Library Olympics

The second book in the puzzle-tastic New York Times bestselling Mr Lemoncello series by Chris Grabenstein, award-winning author and co-author of many bestselling books with James Patterson!This time Mr Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

The Uncanny Express (The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters Book 2) by Kara LaReau The Uncanny Express (The Unintentional Adventures of the Bland Sisters Book 2)

All aboard for another unintentional adventure with the two blandest sisters of all time
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/01/2018

The Miserable Mill by Lemony Snicket The Miserable Mill

Dear reader, There is nothing to be found in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events but misery and despair. You still have time to choose another international best-selling series to read. But if you insist on discovering the unpleasant...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket The Reptile Room

Dear reader, There is nothing to be found in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events but misery and despair. You still have time to choose another international best-selling series to read. But if you insist on discovering the unpleasant...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket The Wide Window

Dear reader, There is nothing to be found in these special tie-in editions of Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events but misery and despair. You still have time to pick another bestselling, Emmy-nominated, Netflix-adapted series to read. But if...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Red Snow by Larraine S. Harrison Red Snow

Twelve-year-old Megan thought she knew everything there was to know about her mother's death, but she was wrong. Confronted by a web of deceit and lies from her family and ignored by her schoolmates, she befriends her new neighbour, Ryan....
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Magisterium: The Silver Mask by Cassandra Clare, Holly Black Magisterium: The Silver Mask
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He is facing an existence behind bars, banished from the rest of the magical community for what he is - for what he might become.But a shocking revelation has promised freedom - at a cost.This fourth year at the Magisterium...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency The Salmon Of Doubt, Vol. 2 by Arvind Ethan David Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency The Salmon Of Doubt, Vol. 2

Plagued by nightmares of a life he never had, Dirk Gently discovers that a holistic detective can have more than one past, and they're about to catch up with him! Featuring favorite characters from the original books as well as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral by Ridley Pearson Lock and Key: The Downward Spiral

Will leave you dying to know more. -Rick Riordan, author of the #1 bestselling Percy Jackson seriesThe New York Times bestselling author of the Peter and the Starcatcher and Kingdom Keepers series, Ridley Pearson, brings us the second riveting tale...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

The Midnight Peacock by Katherine Woodfine The Midnight Peacock

The festive season has come to Sinclair's, and Sophie and Lil are spending the holidays at snowy Winter Hall. But it turns out that this is no ordinary house party... As sinister secrets come to light, our intrepid heroines find...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Ghosts of Greenglass House by Kate Milford Ghosts of Greenglass House


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

The Big Book Of Rogues And Villains by Otto Penzler The Big Book Of Rogues And Villains


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Fowl Play A Mystery Told in Idioms! by Travis Nichols Fowl Play A Mystery Told in Idioms!

Now in paperback, this book is ELEPHANT AND PIGGIE on steroids, solving ridiculous mysteries and enjoying absurd wordplay.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Pipsie, Nature Detective: Turtle Trouble by Rick DeDonato Pipsie, Nature Detective: Turtle Trouble


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

The Deep Dark Descending by Allen Eskens The Deep Dark Descending


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge The Lie Tree

Winner of the Costa Book of the Year 2015. The Lie Tree is a wonderfully evocative and atmospheric novel by Frances Hardinge, award-winning author of Cuckoo Song and Fly By Night. It is read by star of BBC's Silent Witness...
Format: CD-Audio - Released: 21/09/2017

Unspoken Rules by Lora Inak Unspoken Rules


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/09/2017

Murder, Magic, And What We Wore by Kelly Jones Murder, Magic, And What We Wore


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Adventures of Woofin and Mac Smash and Grab by Luke McGrath The Adventures of Woofin and Mac Smash and Grab

Woofin the Airedale Terrier leads the investigation with his human detective Mac in this children's crime fiction
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2017

The Extraordinary Colours of Auden Dare by Zillah Bethell The Extraordinary Colours of Auden Dare

The answer to this will take Auden and Vivi on a thrilling journey of discovery as they seek to find out just what exactly Paragon is - and what link he has to Auden - and find that the truth...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

Moonrise by Sarah Crossan Moonrise

The astonishing new novel from Carnegie Medal, CliPPA Poetry Award, YA Book Prize and CBI Book of the Year Award winning author Sarah Crossan. They think I hurt someone. But I didn't. You hear? Cos people are gonna be telling...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/09/2017

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