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Mysteries and Detective Stories

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  • Dead or Alive (Skulduggery Pleasant, Book 14)

    by Derek Landy ...
    series Skulduggery Pleasant #14
    Skulduggery, Valkyrie and Omen return in the 14th and penultimate novel in the internationally bestselling Skulduggery Pleasant series – and their most epic test yet…In a matter of days, the world will change.Billions of lives will be wiped away in a final, desperate search for the Child of the Faceless Ones — she who is destined to bring about the return of humankind's ancient overlords.To ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • CHERUB The First Collection

    Books 1-3 in the bestselling spy series

    series CHERUB #1017
    Books 1, 2 and 3 in Robert Muchamore's bestselling CHERUB series.The Recruit (Book 1):A terrorist doesn't let strangers in her flat because they might be undercover police or intelligence agents, but her children bring their mates home and they run all over the place. The terrorist doesn't know that one of these kids has bugged every room in her house, made copies of all her computer files and ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Fowl Twins

    by Eoin Colfer ...
    Criminal genius runs in the family…Myles and Beckett Fowl are twins but the two boys are wildly different. Beckett is blonde, messy and sulks whenever he has to wear clothes. Myles is impeccably neat, has an IQ of 170, and 3D prints a fresh suit every day – just like his older brother, Artemis Fowl.A week after their eleventh birthday the twins are left in the care of house security system, NANNI, ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The Famous Five Collection 3

    Books 7-9

    by Enid Blyton ...
    series Famous Five: Gift Books and Collections #3
    Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series.Five Go Off To CampGhost trains in the dead of night that seem to vanish into thin air? The Famous Five are on to it! If they follow the tracks, will they solve the mystery?Five Get Into TroubleDick has been kidnapped! The gang finally track him down - to a lonely, ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Case of the Drowned Pearl

    World Book Day 2020

    by Robin Stevens ...
    series A Murder Most Unladylike Mini Mystery
    A thrilling mini Murder Most Unladylike mystery, specially written and published for World Book Day 2020.Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong are best friends, schoolgirls - and detectives. And wherever they go, mysteries will find them...While on a seaside holiday with their friends George and Alexander, the Detective Society discover the body of famous swimmer Antonia Braithwaite - nicknamed The Pearl - ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Mistletoe and Murder

    by Robin Stevens ...
    series A Murder Most Unladylike Mystery #5
    The fabulously festive fifth mystery from the bestselling, award-winning author of Murder Most Unladylike.Nancy Drew meets the Chalet School in this clever crime novel set in the 1930s. Robin Stevens' period detail, strong characters and meticulous plotting come together in a satisfying story (Scotsman)Festive, fun and full of mystery (Country Life)-----It's Christmas, the ... ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Rock Harbor Search and Rescue: Lost and Found

    by Colleen Coble ...
    An old photo brings a shocking revelation and it’s up to Emily and her best friend Olivia to solve the case!Fourteen-year-old Emily O’Reilly and her best friend Olivia Webster have a knack for solving mysteries. Emily has been busily training her new puppy Sherlock to be a Search and Rescue dog so that the two can lead search-and-rescue missions someday. So when Emily stumbles across an old photo ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Disgusting Sneakers

    series Encyclopedia Brown #19
    A stolen teacup...An extra set of footprints...Four very strange words...A pirate's treasure...And a race to find a cheater in Idaville's annual disgusting sneaker contest!These are just some of the ten brain-twisting mysteries that Encyclopedia Brown must solve by using his famous computerlike brain. Try to crack the cases along with him--the answers to all the mysteries are found in the back! ... Read more

    $8.68 AUD

  • The Famous Five Collection 6

    Books 16-18

    by Enid Blyton ...
    series Famous Five: Gift Books and Collections #6
    Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series, The Famous Five. This new collection contains three fantastic books in one volume. Join the adventure!Five Go to Billycock Hill (Book 16)The five are excited to befriend a pilot on holiday. But when he disappears with top-secret equipment, they begin to wonder if he ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Hardy Boys 01: The Tower Treasure

    series The Hardy Boys #1
    A dying criminal confesses that his loot has been stored "in the tower." Both towers of the looted mansion are searched in vain. It remains for the Hardy boys to make an astonishing discovery that clears up the mystery and clears the name of a friend’s father. ... Read more

    $9.78 AUD

  • The Famous Five Collection 2

    Books 4-6

    by Enid Blyton ...
    series Famous Five: Gift Books and Collections #2
    Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series.Five Go to Smuggler's TopThe Five go to stay at the large, old house and have great fun discovering secret hiding places and underground tunnels. But who are the people signalling out to sea? And what do they want?Five Go Off in a CaravanA caravan holiday is bound to be ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Two Can Keep a Secret

    From the author of the international bestselling One of Us is LyingA perfect town is hiding secrets. Secrets that somebody would kill to keep hidden.Ellery's never been to Echo Ridge, but she's heard all about it.It's where her aunt went missing at age sixteen, never to return. Where a Homecoming Queen's murder five years ago made national news.And now she has to live there with her... ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Mystery of the Midnight Ghost

    Book 2

    by Helen Moss ...
    Illustrated by Leo Hartas ...
    series Adventure Island #2
    When Scott , Jack and Emily hear that a film is being made at the nearby manor house they can't resist going to watch. But when the glamorous star of the film vanishes the friends realize they have a new mystery to solve!Has the star been kidnapped by a crazed fan? Could she have run off with her boyfriend? Or did she venture into the manor's attic at midnight and fall foul of the legendary ghost ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • CHERUB The Third Collection

    Books 7-9 in the bestselling spy series

    series CHERUB #1019
    Books 7, 8 and 9 in Robert Muchamore's bestselling CHERUB series.The Fall (Book 7):When an MI5 operation goes disastrously wrong, James Adams needs all of his skills to get out of Russia alive.Meanwhile, his sister Lauren is on her first solo mission, trying to uncover a brutal human trafficking operation.And when James does get home, he finds that his nightmare is just beginning ...Mad Dogs (Book ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Famous Five Collection 1

    Books 1-3

    by Enid Blyton ...
    series Famous Five: Gift Books and Collections #1
    Julian, Dick, Anne, George and Timmy the dog find excitement and adventure wherever they go in Enid Blyton's most popular series.Five On A Treasure IslandA shipwreck off Kirrin Island! But where is the treasure? The Famous Five are searching for clues - but they're not alone ... Someone else has joined the treasure hunt.Five Go Adventuring AgainA thief at Kirrin Cottage! Who can it be? The Famous ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Ali Cross: Like Father, Like Son

    series Ali Cross #2
    Ali Cross is back in the gripping sequel to James Patterson's bestselling mystery for young readers featuring the son of Detective Alex Cross, the lead character in James Patterson's biggest-selling seriesALEX CROSS is a genius detective.ALI CROSS is following in his father's footsteps.When Ali sees a friend get hurt, he's the best person to find out who did it. Even if he's only a kid.After... ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD


  • Maximum Security

    Book 3

    series CHERUB #3
    Over the years, CHERUB has put plenty of criminals behind bars. Now, for the first time ever, they've got to break one out ...Under American law, kids convicted of serious crimes can be sentenced as adults. Two hundred and eighty of these child criminals live in the sunbaked desert prison of Arizona Max. In one of the most dangerous CHERUB missions ever, James Adams has to go undercover inside ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • First Light

    by Rebecca Stead ...
    First Light is an intriguing tale of secrets, mystery and courage from the author of Newbery Award winner When You Reach Me.Set in Greenland Rebecca Stead's debut novel tells the story of Thea, who lives in a world deep within a glacier, and Peter, who has arrived in Greenland to live on the ice while his father studies climate change.Thea longs for her people to return to the sunlight, but her ... Read more

    $14.40 AUD

  • Wakestone Hall (Stella Montgomery, #3)

    series Stella Montgomery #3
    THE MAGICAL CONCLUSION TO STELLA MONTGOMERY'S AWARD-WINNING STORY'the perfect conclusion to a wonderfully quirky Victorian fantasy series'-- Pages & PagesStella Montgomery is in disgrace. The Aunts have sent her to Wakestone Hall, a grim boarding school where the disobedient are tamed and the wilful are made meek. But when a friend disappears, Stella is determined to find her -- no matter the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Artemis Fowl and the Time Paradox

    by Eoin Colfer ...
    series Artemis Fowl ##6
    Movie available from June 12th only on Disney+Artemis Fowl and the Time Paradox is the sixth book in the criminally good Artemis Fowl series by Eoin Colfer.Artemis Fowl is no stranger to trouble. In fact he's a magnet for it.Man-eating trolls, armed and dangerous (not to mention high-tech) fairies, flame-throwing goblins - he's seen the lot. He had decided to forego criminal activity of the more ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Library of the Dead

    by T. L. Huchu ...
    ‘A fast-moving and entertaining tale, beautifully written’ – Ben AaronovitchWhen ghosts talk, she will listen . . .Ropa dropped out of school to become a ghostalker – and she now speaks to Edinburgh’s dead, carrying messages to the living. A girl’s gotta earn a living, and it seems harmless enough. Until, that is, the dead whisper that someone’s bewitching children – leaving them husks, empty of ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Jolly Foul Play

    by Robin Stevens ...
    Join Daisy and Hazel on their fourth murder mystery!'Ripping good fun' The Times'Thrilling' Guardian-----As they return to Deepdean for a new school term, Daisy Wells and Hazel Wong are faced with some big changes.For one, there's a new Head Girl, Elizabeth Hurst, and a team of Prefects- and these bullying Big Girls are certainly not good eggs.<stron... ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Secret Detectives

    A gripping, beautifully written historical mystery, from an incredible new voice in children's fiction.The body seemed to fall for a long time. There was no splash, or if there was it was lost in the waves. Isobel was frozen to the spot for a moment - and then her common sense caught up with her, and she stepped back quickly into the shadows.When Isobel Petty is orphaned, she finds herself being ... Read more

    $12.64 AUD

  • Ali Cross

    series Ali Cross #1
    Alex's son Ali is eager to follow in his father's footsteps as a detective, but when his best friend goes missing, what price will he have to pay to solve the mystery?**LIKE FATHER, LIKE SONAlex Cross**The brilliant DC detective who never gives up on a case.Ali CrossThe tenacious kid who's determined to follow in his father's footsteps.The case that finally gives him a chanceAli knows Ga... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD