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Mystery Mentor Texts

NOTE: If the title of a text is orange, it is currently not in our District 28 library collection.

Young Cam Jansen
by David A. Adler
Chasing Vermeer by Blue Balliett
Herculeah Jones series by Betsy Byars
The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd
What Really Happened to Humpty? by Joe Dumpty, Jeanie Franz (RTL) Ransom and Stephen Axelsen
Mystery on the Docks by Thacher Hurd and John Beach
Jake Gander, Storyville Detective by George McClements
Joey Fly, Private Eye, in Creepy Crawly Crime by Aaron Reynolds and Neil Numberman
The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
Albert’s Halloween: The Case of the Stolen Pumpkins by Leslie Tryon
Sammy Keyes series by Wendelin Van Draanen

Picture Books
The Missing Mitten Mystery by Steven Kellogg
The Web Files by Margie Palatini
The Case of the Missing Monkey by Cynthia Rylant
Detective LaRue by Mark Teague
Piggins by Jane Yolen

Mature Content:
Dovey Coe by Frances O’Roark Dowell
Silent to the Bone by E.L. Konigsburg

Authors: Elise Broach, Agatha Christie, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Lois Duncan, John Feinstein, Mary Downing Hahn, Joan Lowery Nixon, Wendelin Van Draanen