Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective

Day of the Living Pizza
Series: Smarts & Dewdrop Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A Smarts & Dewdrop Mystery, book 1. Detective Smarts of Crazy Name Town has a problem. Doctor Boring has been bumped off, and the only clues at the scene are some olives, tomatoes, mushrooms and a sprinkle of oregano. With the townsfolk dropping like flies and Pizza Dudes stumbling down the streets, Officer Dewdrop has an idea. For ages 10+.
Enlightened
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,880. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When seventeen year-old Baylie Storm suffers an unlikely injury, her world is turned upside down. An unknown entity sends messages from beyond the grave warning that Baylie's beloved Tyler Caldwell is in danger. A century-old unsolved murder is uncovered, and supernatural gifts emerge. As Baylie and Tyler work to solve the mystery, their romance intensifies ... so do the threats on his life.
Good Enough: A Shay James Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shay is a teenage foster child who wants nothing more than to belong and she believes she has found her place at a run down stable. Her sense of belonging is threatened when the stable-owner is hurt by a mysterious attacker and in the aftermath decides to sell his horses if the criminal isn't found. Shay and her two best friends determine to find the criminal - at the cost of their own safety.
Losing Charley
Price: Free! Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After a horrific breakup with Dylan Sloan, the bad boy of the Dixon High Swim team, Charley Rice loses the confident swimmer she once was. Her best friend, Cash Montgomery is the only one who truly knows what happened that night and is a constant source of strength. After a summer of questioning who she wants to be, Charley decides to put the past behind and leave her small town behind.
The Skull
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
After 13-year-old Remy practices forensic reconstruction on a monkey skull she found at an estate sale, she realizes the skull isn't from an animal. There are others who know the skull is human and there is one person who will stop at nothing to keep its identity a secret. Hidden passageways, a suit of armor that moves, a small town with big secrets. Is there a better way to spend the summer?
Elijah's Coin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fiction Book of the Year, Books and Authors Winner, Novella, Next Generation Indie Book Awards Winner, Young Adult Fiction, National Best Book Awards Winner, Teen-Young Adult Fiction, Reader Views Literary Awards A story of redemption and discovery. For those interested in changing the world--one person at a time. Engaging, thoughtful, and ultimately profound.
Bed-Bugged
Series: Doodlebugged Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by Laurel Fork Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ask Doodle why he flunked out of service-dog school and he’ll tell you: smart and obedient don’t always go hand in hand. Now he has a new job sniffing out bed bugs for his new boss, Josh Hunter. But when the boss’s ten-year old daughter, Molly, needs Doodle’s help to solve a mystery, Doodle’s nose and Molly’s camera lead them straight to danger.
A Reunion Story
Price: Free! Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Reunion Story follows Sam Lancey as he returns home for his 10-year high school reunion. He finds a mysterious list of "to-dos" that remind him who he used to be, and point him in the direction of who he is today.
Already Gone (Young Adult Mystery Thriller)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meet Mitchell Chase, a 16-year-old hard case who pays his dad rent in exchange for being treated as an adult. Unfortunately, he’s having a tough time of it—Mitchell drinks too much, fights too much, he’s broke, and he’s got girl problems like a dog’s got fleas.
Vanish (Book One)
Series: Vanish, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,680. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scarlett Summers has had a rough few months. She just got out of Meadowbrook mental hospital for a crime she had nothing to do with—her best friend Grace’s disappearance. No matter how hard she tries she can’t get that night out of her head, at least the parts she remembers.
Escape From Shadow Lake - A Spencer Kane Adventure REVISED Edition
Series: The Spencer Kane Adventures, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book #2 REVISED; Spencer and his father remain at Shadow Lake to close up the cottage, after Spencer's release from the hospital due to a near-fatal poisoning. The danger continues, as several men, including Spencer's father, are kidnapped, and Spencer searches diligently to find them. As he pieces together the clues, he discovers the one person he thought he could trust had deceived them all.
Sarah and the Other Woman: A Private Eye Patterson Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sophomore Tabitha Patterson receives her first paid assignment: follow Sarah's boyfriend and find out who the redhead is that he's been seen with. With the help of her best friend, Stu, Tab discovers that--in order to solve a mystery--sometimes you have to get your hands a little dirty . . .
Death (Deck of Lies #3)
Series: Deck of Lies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,760. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 1 review)
I never wanted to get in this deep, but I did go looking for the truth before I was prepared to handle it. But how do you close the lid on Pandora’s box? You can’t unlearn something, or forget a dark secret once it’s been revealed.
Fenridge (The Ethereal Crossings, 2)
Series: The Ethereal Crossings, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Liv thought she would be able to return to her usual self once everything was taken care of. But she’s had to be careful to hide her feelings from Luke; her feelings of disappointment are getting to her, and she can’t help but wonder what the cause of her sudden fevers is. Until Dr. Wineman decides to tell her that she doesn’t smell human anymore; he thinks her fevers are a symptom of Change.
The Adventures of Young Elizabeth and Rollo, the Wondercat* (*Who thought he was a dog?)
Price: Free! Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
(5.00 from 1 review)
YE&R is the story of a 15 year-old girl and her friends in the summer before her sophomore year in high school – and, four years later, when she's a freshman in college. It's a story about self-awareness, courage, creativity – about the power of dreams, a ballpoint pen and a spiral notebook, with a surprise ending you'll never anticipate. Except for a few details, it's a true story.
The Agitated Elocutionist: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Mrs. Arbuthnot, the Agitated Elocutionist of Fall River, reports the disappearance of her coveted Star of Swansea, Lizzie Borden the Girl Detective enters into a maze of secrets, lies and tongue twisters. Together with her loyal cousin Sarah Borden, Lizzie explores Victorian New England's dark side. You have met Lizzie Borden before, but never like this!
Worst Day Ever
Price: Free! Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Mysteries & Detective Stories
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Jackson Little-Light lives on a Cree First Nation. He doesn't want to get into trouble every time he turns around, but it seems to happen a lot! Things get out of control on the first day of school when he decides to jog to school in his brand new runners instead of taking the bus. He doesn't really mean to get the rodeo bulls so mad and . . . well, you will just have to read all about it!
Closed Door
Series: Angela Hunter, #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Frustrated because of a constantly closed door in her house, Angela eventually opened it and the heart-wrenching discovery left her speechless. The detectives assigned to the case dug deep into it, and their investigation led to something bigger.
Mayne Island Skeletons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Mayne Island Skeletons is the 3rd in the Magda Mystery Series by Amber Harvey about Magda, the pre-teen sleuth and her pal Brent. Two mysteries must be solved: an ancient haunted house mystery, and the topical issue of proving that Brent is innocent of theft. Mayne Island Skeletons is a readable story for pre-teens and families; Magda is a memorable heroine children can relate to.
People In The Curtains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,120. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2009 by Anna Florin. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young Aaron survives a terrible illness only to discover he is now "linked" to the world beyond. He is persued by dark creatures from the other side. Can he escape them? Can he survive? A crime scene unfolds and the boy becomes deeply involved. An exciting detective story with a twist of the bazaar. This is the first book in a series. Second book is called "Life Returned", available now.