Fog...clues...hidden staircases...creaking doors...how many of us owe our love of reading to the children's mystery book? If we reflect and find that we do, well, it's certainly...no mystery!
The Children's Mystery Book Challenge ... celebrate and share the mystery and magic of children's mystery books! Here you will find activities, contests, events, reading lists, resource tools and more for readers, librarians, teachers, parents and children. Follow the tabs to take The Mystery Challenge, learn about our spokesperson, Carole Marsh, the History of the Mystery and much more!
Regardless of which mystery book captured your heart, it seems that for all of us, at a certain magical point in childhood, mystery books geared to the Golden Age of Reading attract us, take us hostage, and beg only one ransom: READ! READ! READ