Lists and Suggestions for Teens

List: Teen Summer Reads: Murder Mysteries

Springer, Nancy, author.

When professional typist Letitia Glover is desperate to learn more about the fate of her twin siste... More

Shepard, Sara, 1977-

When one of their tightly-knit group mysteriously disappears, four high school girls find their fri... More

Shepard, Sara, 1977- author.

After her video goes viral, Delilah Rollins knows everything is going to change. She has no idea ho... More

Perkins, Stephanie, author.

It's been almost a year since Makani Young came to live with her grandmother in landlocked Neb... More

Roehrig, Caleb, author.

Teen celebrity socialite Margo leads a double life as a cat burglar with a crew of four kickboxing ... More

Anderson, Natalie C., author.

Sixteen-year-old Tina and two friends leave Kenya and slip into the Congo, from where she and her m... More

Ribay, Randy, author.

Jay Reguero learns that his Filipino cousin Jun was murdered as part of President Duterte's wa... More

Hur, June, author.

1800, Joseon (Korea). Homesick and orphaned, Seol is indentured to the police bureau. She has been ... More

Goodman, Jessica, 1990- author.

Gold Coast, Long Island. Freshman year Jill's best friend, Shaila Arnold, was killed by her bo... More

Giles, Lamar. 1979- author.

When DJ ParSec (Paris Secord), rising star of the local music scene, is found dead over her turntab... More

Jackson, Holly, 1992- author.

As her senior capstone project, Pippa Fitz-Amobi is determined to find the real killer in a closed,... More

Boulley, Angeline, author.

Daunis Fontaine has never quite fit in, either in her hometown or on the nearby Ojibwe reservation.... More

Price, Tirzah, author.

Seventeen-year-old aspiring lawyer Lizzie Bennet seeks to solve a murder before her rival Mr. Darcy... More

Cavallaro, Brittany, author.

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson descendants, Charlotte and Jamie, students at a Connecticut boarding... More

Maniscalco, Kerri, author.

A gothic murder mystery set in gritty Victorian-era London, where an intrepid society girl finds he... More

Capetta, A. R.

Zara Evans has come to the Aurelia Theater, home to director Leopold Henneman, to play a dream role... More

Swanson, James L., 1959-

Based upon James L. Swanson's Manhunt: the twelve day chase for Lincoln's killer. ... More

Peterfreund, Diana, author.

When a storm strikes at Blackbrook Academy, an elite prep school nestled in the woods of Maine, a m... More

Parsons, Ash, author.

When her sister, famous influencer Peach Winter, is invited to an all-expenses paid trip to a luxur... More

McManus, Karen M., author.

When the creator of a high school gossip app mysteriously dies in front of four high-profile studen... More

Urban, Diana, author.

What do the queen bee, star athlete, valedictorian, stoner, loner, and music geek all have in commo... More

Miller, Sarah, 1979- author.

Examines the Borden murders, using newspaper articles to recreate the events and the trial and acqu... More

Johnson, Kim, 1979- author.

While writing letters to Innocence X, a justice-seeking project, asking them to help her father, an... More

Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-

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