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Mysteries for children and young adults

Last Updated: 16-Jul-2015

This guide lists selected mystery fiction for children and young adults to be found in the Cubberley Library collections.  It is arranged by age of audience.

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Cover image of What really happened to Humpty
Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, c2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3618 .A687 W48 2009
Lexile measure 550; Book level 3.2; Gr.1-4; Ages 5-10
New York, N.Y. : Scholastic, [1991]
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3545 .A738 B87 1991
Guided Reading Level O; Lexile measure 450; Ages 5-9.  Part of the Boxcar children mysteries series.
Cover image of Once upon a crime
New York : Amulet Books, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .U2663 S57 2008
Lexile measure 720; Book level 4.8; Ages 8 and up; Gr.3-5; Guided reading R
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2004.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .A623 C48 2004
Lexile measure 770; Ages 8-12; Gr.3-7 Guided reading T
1st ed. New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .R538 M37 2008
Lexile measure NC700L; Ages 8-12; Gr.6-8; Guided reading U
1st ed. Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .O6565 Z67 2010
Lexile measure 860; Ages 8-12; gr. 4-7;  Book level 5.3; Biography, Historical fiction
Cover image of The confounding case of the climate crisis
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3612 .I932 C66 2014
Lexile measure 850; Ages 9-13
Weston, MA : Tumblehome Learning, Inc., c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .O972 D47 2012
Lexile measure 750; Ages 9-13
Cover image of the vicious case of the viral vaccine
Weston, MA : Tumblehome Learning, Inc., c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .O972 V53 2013
Lexile measure 750; Ages 9-13
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .O972 P47 2014
Lexile measure 750; Ages 9-13
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3614 .O972 B34 2014
Lexile measure 710; Ages 9-13
Cover image of The Westing game
New York : Puffin Books, 2004, c1978.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .A696 W47 2004
Lexile measure 750; Book level 5.3; Ages 9-12; Gr.6-8; Guided reading V
New York : Macmillan, [1968]
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » TX 428.51 .H22H
Lexile measure 670; Book level 4.8; Ages 9-12; Gr.3-5 ;Guided reading V
Cover image of Greenglass house
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3613 .I532246 G74 2014
Lexile measure 800; Ages 10-14; Gr.4-7
1st ed. New York : Scholastic Press, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3611 .I732 I28 2011
Lexile measure 670; Ages 10-14; Gr.5-8
1st American ed. Oxford ; New York : David Fickling Books, 2008.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6104 .O88 L66 2008
Lexile measure 640; Ages 10-14; Gr.6-9; Book level 4.1
1st ed. New York : Wendy Lamb Books, c2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .T4 W48 2009
Lexile measure 750; Book level 4.5; Ages 10-13; Gr.4-7; Guided reading W
Cover image of Three times lucky
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3570 .U653 T49 2012
Lexile measure 560; Ages 11-15; Gr.5-7; Guided reading W
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6069 .T744 S37 2013
Lexile measure 720; Ages 11-15; Gr.6-8
Cover image of Jackaby
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3618 .I8 J33 2014
Lexile measure 920; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » PS3607 .L437 S65 2014
Lexile measure 840; Ages 12-15
Cover image of Picture me gone
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .O84195 P53 2013
Lexile measure HL780L; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3601 .N434 V36 2014
Lexile measure 850; Ages 12-18; Gr.9-12
New York : Viking/Sleuth, 2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3556 .E68 C48 2006
Lexile measure HL880L; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12; Guided reading T
Cover image of Heist society
1st ed. New York : Disney/Hyperion, c2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3603 .A7765 H45 2010
Lexile measure 800; Book level 5.5; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12; Guided reading Z
London : Young Arrow, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3568 .E476345 V57 2011
Lexile measure 480; Book level 3.5; Ages 12 and up; Gr.7-12
Cover image of Fake ID
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3607 .I433 F35 2014
Lexile measure HL640L; Ages 13 and up; Gr.7-12
1st ed. New York : Little, Brown, 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3602 .R3957 D58 2012
Lexile measure HL730L; Ages 13 and up; Gr.8-12
Cover image of Paper valentine
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3625 .O99 P37 2013
Lexile measure 970; Ages 14 and up; Gr.9-12
Cover image of Out of the Easy
New York : Speak, 2014, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3619 .E685 O98 2014
Lexile measure HL590L; Ages 14 and up; gr.10-12
New York : Speak, 2003.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PS3573 .E673 B53 2003
Lexile measure 580; Book level 4.7; Ages 14 and up; Gr.7-12
1st American ed. New York : Chicken House, 2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » PR6102 .R67 R63 2006
Lexile measure 700; Ages 14 and up