Put on your sleuthing hat and delve into some very mysterious mysteries! We have chosen the best junior mystery titles and series to keep kids turning the pages.
Go on an adventure with A Lottie Lipton Adventure by Dan Metcalf or do some more serious detective work with A murder most unladylike* by Robin Stevens. Get on the case with Friday Barnes* by R A Spratt and Alice Jones by Sarah Rubin, or revisit the classic mysteries by Enid Blyton.
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Junior mystery series
- Rose Raventhorpe investigates by Janine Beacham
- Secret Seven by Enid Blyton
- The Find-outers by Enid Blyton
- Famous Five by Enid Blyton
- The Marsh Road mysteries by Elen Caldecott
- A Connie Carew mystery by Patricia Elliot
- Frankie Potts by Juliet Jacka
- Agatha Oddly by Lena Jones
- A Lottie Lipton Adventure by Dan Metcalf
- A Stella Montgomery intrigue by Judith Rossell
- Alice Jones by Sarah Rubin
- An Enola Holmes mystery by Nancy Springer
- Friday Barnes* by R A Spratt
- The Peski kids by R A Spratt
- A murder most unladylike* by Robin Stevens
- Sinclair's mysteries by Katherine Woodfine
Younger readers mystery series
- Stick and Fetch adventures by Philip Ardagh
- Rory Branagan by Andrew Clover
- The great Shelby Holmes by Elizabeth Eulberg
- The No 1 boy detective by Barbara Mitchelhill
- Mariella Mystery investigates by Kate Pankhurst
- Dotty detective by Clara Vulliamy
More recommended reading
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