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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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The
              sweetness at the bottom of the pie
The sweetness at the bottom of the pie

by Alan Bradley (2009)

First book in the Flavia de Luce series


And then
              there were none
And then there were none

by Agatha Christie (1939)

 


Tales of the unexpected Tales of the unexpected

by Roald Dahl (1979)

 


Revolution
Revolution

by Jennifer Donnelly (2010)

 


These
              shallow graves
These shallow graves

by Jennifer Donnelly (2015)

 


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
              curious incident of the dog in the night-time
The curious incident of the dog in the night-time

by Mark Haddon (2003)

 


The girl in
              the blue coat
The girl in the blue coat

by Monica Hesse (2016)

 


The woman in black
The woman in black

by Susan Hill (1983)

 


The spy who
              came in from the cold
The spy who came in from the cold

by John Le Carré (1963)

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


The Stepford wives
The Stepford wives

by Ira Levin (1972)

 


One of us is
              lying
One of us is lying

by Karen M. McManus (2017)

First book in the Bayview High series


Set in stone
Set in stone

by Linda Newbury (2006)

 


Tamar
Tamar

by Mal
Peet (2005)

 


The killer's cousin
The killer's cousin

by Nancy
Werlin (1998)

 



If you want more


I'm not
              scared I'm not scared

by Niccolo Ammaniti (2003)

 


Across the universe
Across the universe

by Beth Revis (2011)

First book in the Across the universe series


The messenger
The messenger

by Marcus Zusak (2002)

 



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