Tag Archives : Mystery

Let the Con Games Begin


Let the con games begin in this delicious new novel from e. lockhart.  If your kids read We Were Liars this summer liked I recommended, they will be pumped and primed for the newest offering from this talented author.  Things are never quite as they seem, and that’s the best part! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

Great Summer Read for Teens


Ok, this one is a great summer read for teens/tweens.  It came out a few years ago but it’s a great beach read for any kids that need to be completely swept away in a story.  I was reminded of it as I read the author’s newest offering last week.  The new book is another fabulous ride and my review…

Brilliant Mystery for Kids


Today I have a brilliant mystery for kids.  It shows the reader how the main character is able to discover clues about a scene and make accurate forecasts about what transpired.  The best part is that your child will learn the tools to make those same observations themselves.  Now your kids will have the ability to become keen detectives. Don’t forget to follow One…

Engaging Mystery for Kids


Today I have an engaging mystery for kids.  Mysteries are tough because they have to help lead kids to the who done it, but they can’t be too obvious or it takes all the fun out of the mystery.  Not an easy task.  The book I am profiling has jus the right amount of clues without giving too much away,…

Quirky Book for Kids


Today I am going a little funky with my book choice.  This one is eccentric and won’t appeal to every kid, but it you get the right kid, this one will be a hit.  If you think it may be close, give it a try.  It has fun written all over it, and by fun I mean mystery and mayhem,…

Detective Books for Kids


My husband and I are totally addicted to the Sherlock Holmes series from the UK.  Perhaps that’s why when I read Friday Barnes I was charmed from the start.  I love that the book is not just one mystery, but a series of clever puzzles that need to be solved and Friday is just the girl to do it. Don’t…