Category Archives: mystery

The Adventures of Benjamin Skyhammer – Nicole Sheldrake

Publisher:  Smashwords Source:  I received a review copy from the author Genre:  Young Adult, Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure From Smashwords: On Pingala, magic is king.  Literally.  King, or Queen, depending on which of the six species you belong to. But magic … Continue reading

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Called Home: Two Hearts Answer – Gloria Schumann

Publisher:   Savant Pages:  342 Source:  Review copy from author Genre:  Adult, Romantic Mystery Synopsis: Emma Benson’s view of life was crafted as a child by the death of her brother, the abandonment by her father and later, the man she … Continue reading

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The Secret of Indigo Moon – G.P. Taylor

Publisher:  Salt River Pages:  304 Source:  Book provided by Tyndale in exchange for my own honest review Genre:  Middle Grade/Young Adult Graphic Mystery Book Summary: From best-selling author G.P. Taylor comes the highly anticipated second installment of The Dopple Ganger  … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Cutler Creek – Cynthia DeFelice

Publisher:  Farrar, Straus & GirouxPages:  208Source:  My shelvesGenre:  Middle Grade MysteryI love books written by Cynthia DeFelice. I’ve always been a fan of ghost stories so hers are perfect for me to recommend to my students. Allie is a young … Continue reading

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Bound By Guilt – C.J. Darlington

Publisher: TyndalePages: 402Source: Review Copy for Title Trakk Blog TourGenre: Young Adult/Adult/Christian/ Mystery/Suspense Synopsis from Title Trakk Wesbsite:Shuttled between foster homes, Roxi Gold will do anything to fit in. Soon she’s traveling the country stealing rare books from unsuspecting bookstores. … Continue reading

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The Twisted Thread – Charlotte Bacon

Publisher:  Hyperion  June, 16, 2011 Pages:  383 Source:  Uncorrected galley from Netgalley Genre:  Adult Mystery Armitage Academy, a prep school is the type of place most people would like to send their children, or is it? The story starts off … Continue reading

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The Hidden Gallery – Maryrose Wood

The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place:  Book II Publisher:  Belzer & Bray Pages:  320 Source:  Received copy from publisher Genre:  Middle Grade Mystery BOOK SUMMARY Of especially naughty children it is sometimes said, “They must have been raised by wolves.” … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Howling – Maryrose Wood

The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: Book 1 Publisher:  Belzer & Bray Pages:  272 Source:  Received copy from publisher for review Genre:  Middle Grade Mystery Goodreads Synopsis: Found running wild in the forest of Ashton Place, the Incorrigibles are no … Continue reading

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Sudden Moves – Kelli Sue Landon

Publisher:  Outskirts Press, December 30, 2010 Pages:  238 Source:  Received review copy Genre:  Young Adult, Mystery When Michelle’s best friend Katie doesn’t return from her Spring Break, the rumors start to fly. Michelle is upset because she had loaned her … Continue reading

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Cryer’s Cross – Lisa McMann

Publisher:  Simon Pulse, (Available 2/8/11)Pages:  242Source:  Received ARC from net galleyGenre:  Young Adult, Paranormal/Mystery Something is wrong in Cryers Cross.  A young girl went missing and now Kendall Fletcher has joined her best friend Nico Cruz in the search for … Continue reading

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