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Sleuth Series for Kids

Have you exhausted Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys and the Boxcar Children?  Here are some sleuths you'll find in several books. Maybe you'll discover a new favorite

Sly the Sleuth and the pet mysteries by Donna Jo Napoli and Robert Furrow ; illustrated by Heather Maione

Sebastian (Super Sleuth) and the time capsule caper by Mary Blount Christian ; illustrated by Lisa McCue

The chameleon wore chartreuse: from the tattered casebook of Chet Gecko, private eye by Bruce Hale

The fall of the Amazing Zalindas by edited by Tracy Mack and Michael Citrin

Sammy Keyes and the hotel thief by Wendelin Van Draanen

Minerva Clark gets a clue by Karen Karbo

The case of the missing marquess by Nancy Springer

Assassin by Patricia Finney is writing as Grace Cavendish

The case of the wiggling wig: a McGurk mystery by E.W. Hildick