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Kid Tested, Librarian Recommened: Uncover Mysteries


Check out these mysteries from the kids library. Can you solve the mystery before the books' detectives reveal the truth?

The Case of the Nibbled Pizza by Tadgh Bentley

book cover cartoon dinosaur and possumVisit the town of Berp where the brother and sister team of dino detective and awesome possum are private eyes who investigate the town’s mysteries.

In this book Grandma Thunderclap’s delicious pizza has been nibbled and her pepperoni stolen. However, our private eyes are on the case. Will they discover the pepperoni stealing nibbler’s identity and protect the future of pizzas? Read this book and find out.

Other books in this series include: The Case of the Missing Socks


The Haunted Library written by  Dori Hillestad  Butler & illustrated by Aurore Damant

book cover cartoon two ghosts and a girlWhen child ghost Kaz's haunt in the old school house is torn down he gets separated from his family. He isn’t sure what will happen to him but he ends up in the town library. There Kaz meets a live girl who is different than most. Claire can not only see ghosts but she can talk to them as well.

Together these new friends explore the mystery of the haunting in the library. Both Claire and Kaz know Kaz isn’t the ghost who keeps getting sited but who could it be? Is there another ghost in the library they haven’t seen or is something else responsible for the sightings? Read this book and find out if this mystery can be uncovered.

Check out the other books in this series by Dori Hillestad Butler


January Joker written by Ron Roy & illustrated by John Steven Gurney

book cover kids in pajamas looking at tracksTwins Bradley and Brian and their friends Lucy and Nate set out to explain some strange lights and tracks in the twins’ backyard. Could it be aliens? Bradley says yes, but the others are not as sure. When the friends’ older siblings disappear the four friends know they need to find out what happened. Read this book to see if there are aliens in the town of Green Lawn.

"The story is full of clever twists and turns and is an excellent choice for reluctant readers." –School Library Journal

With a mystery for every month the Calender Mysteries series brings young readers a whole year worth of mysteries.

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