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Books in American Girl Mysteries series

  • The Big Break: A Julie Classic Volume 1

    Megan Mcdonald, Juliana Kolesova, Michael Dworkin

    Paperback (American Girl, Aug. 28, 2014)
    It's 1974, and Julie Albright has just moved to a new neighborhood and started at a new school. So when she finds out the basketball team is "boys only," Julie is determined to fight for her right to play. Will a petition with 150 names be enough to make the coach change his mind and give her a chance?
  • Intruders at Rivermead Manor: A Kit Mystery

    Kathryn Reiss, Juliana Kolesova

    Paperback (American Girl, March 1, 2016)
    To help her family make ends meet, Kit takes a job helping an elderly lady at a rundown mansion called Rivermead Manor. When she discovers a hidden room in the old house, she is sure its secrets will make a great newspaper article. But then Jessamine, Kit's long-lost friend, appears and seems to be in trouble, yet she won't confide in Kit. Determined to help, Kit follows clues, but will both of these mysteries lead to a story that's bigger than she could have imagined, or will they stay hidden at Rivermead Manor?
  • Just Dad and Me

    Erin Falligant, Susan Walsh

    Spiral-bound (American Girl, March 1, 2010)
    From car games to contests to secret handshakes, this book is full of fun things for girls to do with their dads. They can punch out the paper airplanes and helicopters. They can tear out and share the notes and gift coupons. They can test their knowledge of each other with checklists made for two. And they can get to know each other even better with games and activities that are sure to leave them laughing.
  • Clue in the Castle Tower: A Samantha Mystery

    Sarah M Buckey, Peg Ross, Sergio Giovine

    Hardcover (American Girl, )
  • A Thief in the Theater: A Kit Mystery

    Sarah Masters Buckey

    Hardcover (American Girl, March 1, 2008)
    Kit Kittredge spends a week of her summer vacation volunteering at the local theater--she wants to write a newspaper article about a play that's opening soon. It even stars famous actors from New York City! But behind the scenes, Kit and her friend Stirling discover more drama than they bargained for. Set in Cincinnati in 1935.
  • Lea 3 Book Boxed Set

    Kellen Hertz, Lisa Yee, Sarah Davis

    Paperback (American Girl, March 1, 2016)
    Girls will love hiking through the rainforest and visiting beautiful Brazilian beaches with the 2016 Girl of the Year! This inspiring series of adventure stories includes: Lea Dives In, Lea Leads the Way, and Lea and Camila.
  • Starring Me Magic Sequin Journal

    Howie Dewin

    Hardcover (Scholastic Inc., Dec. 26, 2017)
    Just like your favorite American Girl characters, you have a sparkle all your own! So grab a pen and complete these fun lists, prompts, "would you rather" questions, and other fill-ins with everything that makes you, YOU! Along the way, get to know American Girl characters Gabriela, Tenney, Z, Lea, Grace, and Luciana, whose stories have inspired the journal. They've even filled in some questions to get you started! Now it's your turn--what makes you a STAR? Cover features a two-way "magic sequin" cover that changes with a swipe of your hand!
  • The Silent Stranger: A Kaya Mystery

    Janet Shaw

    Paperback (American Girl, Feb. 28, 2015)
    Kaya's village is preparing for winter when an injured stranger arrives. She doesn't speak, and no one seems able to reach her but Kaya's beloved dog, Tatlo. Kaya searches for clues, but she must also look deep inside her own heart to truly understand. Who is this stranger, and why is she so silent and alone? Includes a glossary of Nez Perce words and an "Inside Kaya's World" essay about Nez Perce culture.
  • The Smuggler's Secrets: A Caroline Mystery

    Kathleen Ernst

    Paperback (American Girl, Feb. 28, 2015)
    The War of 1812 is still raging when Caroline goes to visit her cousin Lydia and Uncle Aaron's farm deep in the woods. While there, she finds evidence that someone is smuggling precious supplies to the British. She can't believe anyone would help the enemy during wartime! Even worse: could the traitor be her own uncle? Includes an "Inside Caroline's World" essay about smuggling during the War of 1812.
  • The Crystal Ball: A Rebecca Mystery

    Jacqueline Greene, Elizabeth Ansfield, Susan Walsh

    Paperback (American Girl, Feb. 28, 2012)
    Rebecca and her neighbor, Mr. Rossi, seem to be having bad luck. When Mr. Rossi sprains his wrist, Rebecca takes over the care and feeding of his pigeons--and discovers a strange black pigeon with an eerie message warning Mr. Rossi of danger. Where did the pigeon come from, and what sort of danger is lurking? Is Rebecca herself now in danger as well? Only a visit to a fortune teller will reveal the truth!
  • The Tangled Web: A Julie Mystery

    Kathryn Reiss, Jean Paul Tibbles

    Paperback (American Girl, March 1, 2009)
    Julie really likes the new girl in her class, Carla Warner. Still, there's something odd about her. The things Carla says don't quite add up, and she seems to avoid answering certain questions. At first Julie is sure there's a sensible explanation, but as Carla's stories become more outlandish, Julia can't escape a disturbing fact: either her new friend is lying--or she's in real danger.
  • The Runaway Friend: A Kirsten Mystery

    Kathleen Ernst

    Hardcover (Amer Girl Pub, March 1, 2008)
    When Kirsten's neighbor and friend, Erik Sandahl, disappears, everyone believes he is skipping out on the money he owes Uncle Olav, but Kirsten believes something is terribly wrong and sets out to clear her friend's good name. Simultaneous. 25,000 first printing.