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Boys 12 Ah the lure of a mystery, the fascination with the unknown and the adrenaline rush of discovering the truth regardless of the risk. Danger?? What danger?!



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And then
              there were none
And then there were none

by Agatha Christie (1939)

 


Over sea, under stone Over sea, under stone

by Susan Cooper (1965)

First book in The dark is rising series


Jimmy Coates: Killer
Jimmy Coates: Killer

by Joe Craig (2005)

First book in the Jimmy Coates series


The London Eye mystery
The London Eye mystery

by Siobhan Dowd (2007)

First book in The London Eye mystery series


The hound
              of the Baskervilles The hound of the Baskervilles

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (
1902)

Third book in the Sherlock Holmes series
Can be read & loved without having read any previous books in this series


The city of
              ember
The city of ember

by Jeanne DuPrau (2003)

First book in the Ember series


Stormbreaker
Stormbreaker

by Anthony Horowitz (2000)

First book in the Alex Rider series


Silent to the
              bone
Silent to the bone

by E.L. Konigsburg (2000)

 


Mondays are murder
Mondays are murder

by Tanya Landman (2009)

First book in the Poppy Fields mystery series


The
              thieves of Ostia
The thieves of Ostia

by Caroline Lawrence (2001)

First book
in The Roman mysteries series


January
January

by Gabrielle Lord (2009)

First book in the Conspiracy 365 series


The apothecary
The apothecary

by Maile Meloy (2011)

First book in The apothecary series


Trash
Trash

by Andy
Mulligan (2010)

 


Miss
              Peregrine's home for peculiar children
Miss Peregrine's home for peculiar children

by Ransom Riggs (2011)

First book in the Miss Peregrine series


The Blackthorn key
The Blackthorn key

by Kevin Sands (2015)

First book in The Blackthorn key series


Smart
Smart

by Kim
Slater (2014)

 



If you want more


The chicken
              dance The chicken dance

by Jacques
Couvillon (2007)

 


Smith
Smith

by Leon Garfield (1967)

 


The set-up
The set-up

by Sophie McKenzie (2009)

First book in The Medusa Project series


The
              billionaire's curse
The billionaire's curse

by Richard Newsome (2009)

First book in The billionaire's curse series


The
              clockwork sparrow
The clockwork sparrow

by Katherine Woodfine (2015)

First book in The Sinclair's mysteries series



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