There’s no doubt about it, kids love a good whodunnit. And teachers do, too—the pacing and intrigue of a good mystery is often enough to draw even struggling readers into a big, thick book. Below are the mystery books for kids we think will keep your kids turning pages until the big reveal.
Best Mystery Books for Kids in Grades 2-4
Best Mystery Books for Kids in Grades 3-5
Best Mystery Books for Kids in Grades 5-7
Best Mystery Books for Tweens in Grades 7-8
What do you think? If you were compiling a list of mystery books every kid should read, what would be on it?