Books tagged: childrens mystery

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The Doll's Head: A Mystery for Girls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
In a seaside village on the edge of the North Atlantic, a 12-year-old girl named Paulie finds a doll’s head buried in the muck of a cove. With the help of her mad Cousin Nan, Paulie sets out to solve the mystery of its origins.
Born To Spy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Aurora Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
My name’s Thom Gonzo and I know something’s up. My dad has been missing for several days now and I’ve just found out he’s been working as a spy for a secret organization. Everyone keeps saying he’ll be back soon, but my gut feeling tells me something bad has happened and he needs my help. I’ll do whatever it takes to save him.
Murphy's Law
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Murphy just wants a chance at a normal life – one where people aren’t locked in lockers, don’t throw red jello on classmates, never fall from second-story windows into the hedges and certainly don’t believe in (much less talk to) fairies. When the most popular guy in school, hires the I’ll-Detect-Anything Detective Agency, Murphy thinks she’ll finally be able to rewrite Murphy's Law.
Tournament of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A mystery by Edgar Award winner Elaine Marie Alphin. When Jess's family moves to York, homesick Jess runs away from school and discovers the spirits of the murdered "Princes in the Tower" imprisoned in stained glass windows. Desperate to escape, the spirits enter into Jess and her brothers, begging to be taken home. But the murderer's spirit has other more sinister plans for Jess and her friends.
The Mountain of Stone
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Price: $2.13 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
What would you do if you found a message in a bottle? What if it foretold of treasure and death? Would you be able to figure out where the treasure was? Would you even try? And if you could, would you have the courage to go after it? Who was Gus? Who was after him? What kind of treasure was it? Join 7 kids inside 'The Mountain of Stone'
The Vampire Castle
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Series: The Shadow Garden, Book I . Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,350. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
BEWARE - you are entering a dark world of shadows and secrets. In Bk I (ages 9 - 12) Elspeth learns she is heir to a vast inheritance. To understand her true identity, she has to uncover the secrets of the Shadow Garden. Caught in the Garden’s mysterious magic codes, and at the mercy of demons, vampires, and other curious creatures, Elspeth has to use her wits at every turn to find her way home.
Striker Jones: Elementary Economics for Elementary Detectives
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Series: Striker Jones, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Midwest Book Review calls Striker Jones a "fun and rollicking series" with "effortless teaching of both cooperation values and basic economics." Striker Jones is a classic kid's detective novel that also teaches children ages 8-12 basic economic concepts. By solving ten entertaining mysteries, kids will learn concepts like trade-offs, incentives, and risk. There's no jargon -- only fun!
Penelope Barrows #1 The Case of the Blowing Whistle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Meet Penelope Barrows girl detective and her sidekick Ben Walters. Go with her on her perilous journey to solve The Case of the Blowing Whistle. Walk down the street with her while she is hiding in the shadows. Who is that girl with her hair flying in the wind? Where could she be going? Why is that whistle blowing? Delve into her world and discover the truth.
She Doesn't Want the Worms! Ella no quiere los gusanos: A Mystery
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Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 3 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 3 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Top 10 "Best Books" of 2011 by ForeWord Reviews. An activity book about a girl who responds to some unusual animal gifts—that happen to be alive—She Doesn’t Want the Worms has text and a pronunciation guide in both English and Spanish. It includes finding and counting activities plus vivid illustrations of insects, reptiles, a cat and a bat for language comprehension (ages 3 years & up. SEE SECRE
Jack Dervish, Super Spy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Four-year-old Jack Dervish's super spy parents disappeared without a trace. Now, at twelve, and after years of living in his parents’ super-spy lair, training in every manner of super-spy skills, Jack decides to attend school. After all, how will he foil the international crime syndicate and fight global evil if he can’t even pass as a normal, youngish Londoner?