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Mysteries dare us to discover the truth by following in the footsteps of villains or deciphering a difficult puzzle. In these books, it's a quick wit and a sharp mind that tracks down the next clue.

 

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Murilla Gorilla: Jungle Detective

Murilla Gorilla: Jungle Detective
Lloyd, Jennifer

Who ate the missing banana muffins? Murilla Gorilla is on the case. If she can stay awake, that is.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 7 copies

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The Great Cake Mystery: Precious Ramotswe's Very First Case

The Great Cake Mystery: Precious Ramotswe's Very First Case
McCall Smith, Alexander

Before becoming the first female private investigator in Botswana, eight-year-old Precious Ramotswe tracks down a thief who has been stealing her classmates' snacks.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 14 copies

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Mitzi Tulane, Preschool Detective, in What's That Smell?

Mitzi Tulane, Preschool Detective, in What's That Smell?
McLaughlin, Lauren

Mitzi has awoken to a delicious smell in her house, and lots of visitors. She’s not sure why they are there, but she is determined to find out.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 13 copies

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Greenglass House

Greenglass House
Milford, Kate

An odd cast of characters suddenly arrives at Milo’s family’s Inn, just in time to ruin his winter holidays. Then things begin to disappear, and Milo must sort out a multitude of plots.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 13 copies

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Nick and Tesla's High-voltage Danger Lab: A Mystery With Electromagnets, Burglar Alarms, and Other Gadgets You Can Build Yourself

Nick and Tesla's High-voltage Danger Lab: A Mystery With Electromagnets, Burglar Alarms, and Other Gadgets You Can Build Yourself
Pflugfelder, Bob

Twins Nick and Tesla are sent to spend the summer with an absentminded Uncle, and wacky hijinks ensue.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 2 copies

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A Girl Called Problem

A Girl Called Problem
Quirk, Katie

Set in Tanzania in 1967, Shida, whose name means problem in Swahili, must solve a mystery that affects her entire community in order to study to become a healer.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 4 copies

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Meet the Bigfeet

Meet the Bigfeet
Sherry, Kevin

Yeti detective Blizz Richards is dedicated to keeping cryptids out of the public eye, so when his cousin accidentally becomes an internet sensation, it’s up to him to solve a mystery and save the day.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 8 copies

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Big News!

Big News!
Siegal, Ida

There’s a worm in a burger in the school cafeteria! How did it get there? 8-year-old investigative reporter Emma Perez is keen to find out!


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 6 copies

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"Who Could That Be at This Hour?"

"Who Could That Be at This Hour?"
Snicket, Lemony

Thirteen-year-old Lemony Snicket begins his apprenticeship with S. Theodora Markson of the secretive V.F.D. in the tiny dot of a town called Stain'd By The Sea, where he helps investigate the theft of a statue.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 13 copies

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The Screaming Staircase

The Screaming Staircase
Stroud, Jonathan

Calling all fans of creepy, ghost-ridden cities and deeply disturbing magics: the Lockwood & Co. Mysteries are for you. Satisfying, scary, and full of spine-chilling adventures.


Format: Book
Holds: 5 on 7 copies

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