February 15, 2016 | Michelle
Put on your detective cap and get sleuthing with one of these mystery stories. Books are suggested for Third Grade, but remember that each reader is different and might find something interesting at another level.
Edward "Egg" Garrison and his friends are on a field trip to watch the local minor league baseball team, but a theft at the concession stand is delaying the game, so the four sixth-grade detectives decide to investigate.
Though scoffed at by Harold the dog, Chester the cat tries to warn his human family that their foundling baby bunny must be a vampire.
When neighbor Sarah Yulefski tells Zack and Hunter that she overheard someone talking about plans to kidnap someone in their town, the twins use the last four days of summer vacation to investigate.
Excited to cover a jazz concert for the paper, Kit instead finds herself playing detective once pranks threaten to cancel the show, a trumpet goes missing, and she is accused of theft.
During auditions for the show "Pop Star Sensation" at the local mall, one of the judges, a famous pop star, disappears, and the Aldens must find out where she went.
When her class's pet hamster goes missing, Smashie and her best friend, Dontel, begin an investigation, but as chaos erupts with everyone accusing others of the theft, Smashie and Dontel are forced to the limits of their detecting skills.
On a fourth-grade trip to a local battle site park, Jon Gummyshoes, fourth-grade detective, learns that sometimes history should rest in peace when he and Mac investigate a tale of ghosts and lost gold.
A hard-bitten former search-and-rescue dog helps solve a complicated missing chicken case.