Mysteries for Kids

Whales on Stilts
by M.T. Anderson
Racing against the clock, shy middle-school student Lily and her friends Jasper and Katie must foil the plot of her father's conniving boss to conquer the world using an army of whales.
The Clue of the Linoleum Lederhosen
by M.T. Anderson
Looking forward to a vacation, Lily, Katie and Jasper attach their Gyroscopic Sky Suite to the Moose Tongue Lodge and Resort, where they mingle with child heroes found in books, and where they become embroiled in a mystery involving lederhosen-clothed quintuplets and a screaming ventriloquist.

The Maze of Bones
by Rick Riordan
 

Grace is the last matriarch of the Cahills, the world's most powerful family. Everyone from Napoleon to Houdini is related to the Cahills, yet the source of the family power is lost. 39 Clues hidden around the world will reveal the family's secret, but no one has been able to assemble them. Now the clues race is on, and young Amy and Dan must decide what's important: hunting clues or uncovering what REALLY happened to their parents.