Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Suspense, Spies, and High Speed Chases

Pearson, Ridley.

On a two-day train trip to enter his invention in the National Science Competition in Washington, D.... More

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-

After the death of the uncle who had been his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is coerced to c... More

Gordon, Roderick.

When Will Burrows and his friend Chester embark on a quest to find Will's archaeologist father,... More

Logsted, Greg.

After thirteen-year-old Cody and his father, an undercover agent, are nearly killed, Cody moves in w... More

Oppel, Kenneth, 1967-

Aboard "The Boundless," the greatest train ever built, on its maiden voyage across Canada,... More

Rylander, Chris.

"When a desperate man in a nondescript black suit asks thirteen-year-old Carson Fender to deliv... More

Young, E. L.

In London, the teenaged geniuses of STORM, a secret organization dedicated to eliminating the world&... More

Daneshvari, Gitty.

Evanston, Virginia, twelve-year-olds Jonathan Murray and Shelley Brown are completely average and fo... More

Riordan, Rick.

Rick Riordan's newest mystery centers around the Cahills - the most powerful family the world h... More

Gutman, Dan.

On a cross-country vacation with their parents, twins Coke and Pepsi, soon to be thirteen, fend off ... More

Gonzalez, Christina Diaz, 1969- author.

Twelve-year-old Cassie Arroyo is a student in Rome, but her life changes when a secret organization,... More

Buckley, Michael, 1969-

While running a spy network from their elementary school, five unpopular misfits combine their talen... More

Bell, Ted.

With the help of Lord Hawke, whose children have been taken by the evil pirate Captain Billy Blood, ... More

Hale, Bruce.

Reluctant orphan-turned-spy Max Segredo discovers intrigue at the Merry Sunshine Orphanage and must ... More

Higgins, Simon,

It's the dawn of an age of peace in medieval Japan. But a power-hungry warlord is plotting to p... More

Barry, Dave.

The president of Kprshtskan is plotting to infiltrate the science fair at Hubble Middle School in Ma... More

Brennan, Herbie.

A young English thief stumbles on, and subsequently is recruited for, a super-secret operation that ... More

Higson, Charles,

This prequel to the adventures of James Bond, 007, introduces us to the young James when he's j... More

Gibbs, Stuart, 1969-

Twelve-year-old Ben Ripley leaves his public middle school to attend the CIA's highly secretive... More