Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
897 books in Juvenile Fiction - Mysteries & Detective Stories

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Juvenile Fiction books by browsing the categories below.

Juvenile Fiction:

Juvenile Fiction:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Notes from Ghost Town
Notes from Ghost Town
Written by Kate Ellison
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781606842645
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Notes from Ghost Town

Written by Kate Ellison


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $17.99

Olivia Tithe was excited for the summer and spending it with her best friend, Stern. But that was ruined when he was mur­dered...by Olivia's mother. Flashing forward, Olivia's life has been transformed since that awful night.

After her mother's incarceration, Olivia must move on, but she hates her father's new... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Notes from Ghost Town

Written by Kate Ellison


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $9.99

Olivia Tithe was excited for the summer and spending it with her best friend, Stern. But that was ruined when he was mur­dered...by Olivia's mother. Flashing forward, Olivia's life has been transformed since that awful night. 

After her mother's incarceration, Olivia must move on, but she hates her father's new fiancée, Heather... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Peril at the World's Biggest Hockey Tournament
Peril at the World's Biggest Hockey Tournament
Written by Roy MacGregor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770494176
Our Price: $8.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Peril at the World's Biggest Hockey Tournament

Written by Roy MacGregor


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $8.95

The Screech Owls have come to Ottawa, the capital of Canada, to play in the world’s biggest minor league hockey tournament — more than 500 teams gathering from all over the world! Little does Nish realize, as he befriends the hilarious, daring mascot, that he is about to embark on the... Read more >
Also available as a paperback.
Sudden Death in New York City
Sudden Death in New York City
Written by Roy MacGregor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770494152
Our Price: $8.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Sudden Death in New York City

Written by Roy MacGregor


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $8.95

Nish has done some crazy things - but nothing to match this! At midnight on New Year's Eve, he's planning to "moon" the entire world.

The Screech Owls have come to New York City for the Big Apple International Peewee Tournament. They'll be playing in Madison Square Garden, home of the New... Read more >
Who Done It?
Who Done It?
Written by Jon Scieszka
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616951528
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Who Done It?

Written by Jon Scieszka


Format: Hardcover, 373 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $17.99

A star-studded anthology with a devilish hook, whose proceeds benefit 826nyc: the fabulous literacy non-profit founded by Dave Eggers.
 
Can you imagine the most cantankerous book editor alive? Part Voldemort, part Cruella de Vil (if she were a dude), and worse in appearance and odor than a gluttonous farm pig?... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Who Done It?

Written by Jon Scieszka


Format: eBook, 373 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $17.99

A star-studded anthology with a devilish hook, whose proceeds benefit 826nyc: the fabulous literacy non-profit founded by Dave Eggers.
 
Can you imagine the most cantankerous book editor alive? Part Voldemort, part Cruella de Vil (if she were a dude), and worse in appearance and odor than a gluttonous farm pig?... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Nate the Great
Nate the Great
Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Illustrated by Marc Simont
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385372299
Our Price: $5.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Nate the Great

Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Illustrated by Marc Simont


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $5.99

These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

Shortly after a breakfast generously supplied with pancakes, Natethe Great got an urgent call from Annie.

"I lost a picture," said Annie. "Can you... Read more >
Nate the Great and the Monster Mess
Nate the Great and the Monster Mess
Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Illustrated by Martha Weston
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385372305
Our Price: $4.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Nate the Great and the Monster Mess

Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Illustrated by Martha Weston


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $4.99

These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

Nate the Great loves his mother’s Monster Cookies. Her Strawberry Draculas, her Chocolate Frankensteins, and especially her Cinnamon Werewolves. But now her Monster Cookie recipes... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Nate the Great and the Mushy Valentine
Nate the Great and the Mushy Valentine
Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Illustrated by Marc Simont
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385372985
Our Price: $4.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Nate the Great and the Mushy Valentine

Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Illustrated by Marc Simont


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $4.99

These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

Nate the Great hates mushy stuff. But when he spies a big red paper heart taped to the outside of Sludge's doghouse, Nate knows he... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Nate the Great and the Pillowcase
Nate the Great and the Pillowcase
Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Rosalind Weinman, Illustrated by Marc Simont
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385372312
Our Price: $5.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Nate the Great and the Pillowcase

Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat and Rosalind Weinman
Illustrated by Marc Simont


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $5.99

These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

It's two o'clock in the morning when the telephone rings and Nate the Great learns that Rosamond's pillowcase is missing. She needs it now because... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
Nate the Great and the Snowy Trail
Nate the Great and the Snowy Trail
Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat, Illustrated by Marc Simont
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385372329
Our Price: $4.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Nate the Great and the Snowy Trail

Written by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Illustrated by Marc Simont


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: January 30, 2013
Price: $4.99

These chapter books introduce beginning readers to the detective mystery genre. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries! 

Nate the Great, super sleuth, has his work cut out for him when Rosamond loses his birthday present.  He and his faithful dog Sludge must face... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.
The Tell-Tale Start
The Tell-Tale Start
Written by Gordon McAlpine, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385368063
Our Price: $27.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Tell-Tale Start
The Misadventures of Edgar & Allan Poe, Book One
Written by Gordon McAlpine
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 22, 2013
Price: $27.00

Meet Edgar and Allan Poe -- twelve-year-old identical twins, the great-great-great-great-grandnephews of Edgar Allan Poe. They look and act so much alike that they're almost one mischievous, prank-playing boy in two bodies. When their beloved black cat, Roderick Usher, is kidnapped and transported to the Midwest, Edgar and Allan convince their guardians that it's time... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download.
The Tell-Tale Start
The Tell-Tale Start
Written by Gordon McAlpine, Read by Arte Johnson
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385368070
Our Price: $14.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

The Tell-Tale Start
The Misadventures of Edgar & Allan Poe, Book One
Written by Gordon McAlpine
Read by Arte Johnson


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $14.00

Meet Edgar and Allan Poe -- twelve-year-old identical twins, the great-great-great-great-grandnephews of Edgar Allan Poe. They look and act so much alike that they're almost one mischievous, prank-playing boy in two bodies. When their beloved black cat, Roderick Usher, is kidnapped and transported to the Midwest, Edgar and Allan convince their guardians that it's time... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD.
Janie Face to Face
Janie Face to Face
Written by Caroline B. Cooney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385742061
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Janie Face to Face

Written by Caroline B. Cooney


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $17.99

In this riveting and emotional conclusion to the thriller-romance Janie series, that started with The Face on the Milk Carton, all will be revealed as readers find out if Janie and Reeve's love has endured, and whether or not the person who brought Janie and her family so much emotional pain and suffering... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Janie Face to Face
Janie Face to Face
Written by Caroline B. Cooney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375979972
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Janie Face to Face

Written by Caroline B. Cooney


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $7.99

In this riveting and emotional conclusion to the thriller-romance Janie series, that started with The Face on the Milk Carton, all will be revealed as readers find out if Janie and Reeve's love has endured, and whether or not the person who brought Janie and her family so much emotional pain and suffering... Read more >
Janie Face to Face
Janie Face to Face
Written by Caroline B. Cooney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375990397
Our Price: $20.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Janie Face to Face

Written by Caroline B. Cooney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $20.99

In this riveting and emotional conclusion to the thriller-romance Janie series, that started with The Face on the Milk Carton, all will be revealed as readers find out if Janie and Reeve's love has endured, and whether or not the person who brought Janie and her family so much emotional pain and suffering... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
One Came Home
One Came Home
Written by Amy Timberlake
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869259
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

One Came Home

Written by Amy Timberlake


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.99

A Newbery Honor Book

An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book

Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Novel

“An adventure, a mystery, and a love song to the natural world. . . . Run out and read it. Right now.”—Newbery Medalist Karen Cushman


In the town of Placid, Wisconsin, in 1871, Georgie... Read more >
One Came Home
One Came Home
Written by Amy Timberlake
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375989346
Our Price: $6.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
One Came Home

Written by Amy Timberlake


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $6.99

A Newbery Honor Book

An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book

Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Novel

“An adventure, a mystery, and a love song to the natural world. . . . Run out and read it. Right now.”—Newbery Medalist Karen Cushman


In the town of Placid, Wisconsin, in 1871, Georgie... Read more >
One Came Home
One Came Home
Written by Amy Timberlake
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375969256
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

One Came Home

Written by Amy Timberlake


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $19.99

A Newbery Honor Book

An ALA-ALSC Notable Children's Book

Winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Juvenile Novel

“An adventure, a mystery, and a love song to the natural world. . . . Run out and read it. Right now.”—Newbery Medalist Karen Cushman


In the town of Placid, Wisconsin, in 1871, Georgie... Read more >
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Written by Wendelin Van Draanen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375870538
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City

Written by Wendelin Van Draanen


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.99

"The most winning junior detective ever in teen lit. (Take that, Nancy Drew!)" —Midwest Children's Book Review

In this pivotal book in the Sammy Keyes series, Sammy tackles the persistent mysteries of her own life. Mysteries like: Who is her father? And why has her mother kept it such a secret? How... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Written by Wendelin Van Draanen
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375970535
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City

Written by Wendelin Van Draanen


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 288 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $19.99

"The most winning junior detective ever in teen lit. (Take that, Nancy Drew!)" —Midwest Children's Book Review

In this pivotal book in the Sammy Keyes series, Sammy tackles the persistent mysteries of her own life. Mysteries like: Who is her father? And why has her mother kept it such a secret? How... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City
Written by Wendelin Van Draanen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307974082
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Sammy Keyes and the Showdown in Sin City

Written by Wendelin Van Draanen


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $7.99

"The most winning junior detective ever in teen lit. (Take that, Nancy Drew!)" —Midwest Children's Book Review

In this pivotal book in the Sammy Keyes series, Sammy tackles the persistent mysteries of her own life. Mysteries like: Who is her father? And why has her mother kept it such a secret? How... Read more >
Stealing Magic: A Sixty-Eight Rooms Adventure
Stealing Magic: A Sixty-Eight Rooms Adventure
Written by Marianne Malone, Illustrated by Greg Call
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375867903
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Stealing Magic: A Sixty-Eight Rooms Adventure

Written by Marianne Malone
Illustrated by Greg Call


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $6.99

Fans of magic, mystery, and adventure will love this rollicking sequel to The Sixty-Eight Rooms—a perfect next step for kids who love the Magic Tree House series, and just right for readers who love Chasing Vermeer, The Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler, and Wonderstruck. Sixth graders Ruthie and Jack thought their...

Read more >
The Butterfly Clues
The Butterfly Clues
Written by Kate Ellison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781606844175
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Butterfly Clues

Written by Kate Ellison


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $9.99

“Fascinating. Ellison has the art of page-turning down flat, and readers will be swept up by both the terror—and the romance.”
Booklist, Starred Review

“This book casts a spell over its readers.”—SLJ, Starred Review

“An engaging mystery starring a teen girl with obsessive-compulsive disorder. A pleasing mix of realism, tension, intrigue and romance.”
Kirkus Reviews

&ldquo... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
What We Saw at Night

Written by Jacquelyn Mitchard


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $9.99

Like the yearning, doomed young clones in Ishiguro's Never Let Me Go, three teenagers with XP (a life-threatening allergy to sunlight) are a species unto themselves. As seen through the eyes of 16-year-old Allie Kim, they roam the silent streets, looking for adventure, while others sleep. When Allie's best friend introduces the trio... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
View pages: 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15
Page 10 of 36
View past category highlights: