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Books in American Girl Mysteries series

  • The Lady's Slipper: A Melody Mystery

    Emma Carlson Berne, Juliana Kolesova

    Paperback (American Girl, Feb. 16, 2017)
    Melody Ellison is impressed by her sophisticated new friend, Leah Roth, but she wishes her cousin Val would stop being so standoffish to Leah! Melody meets Leah's grandfather, Dr. Roth, a botanist who escaped the Nazis and brought a rare and valuable Lady's Slipper orchid with him to America. When Melody's own grandfather becomes a suspect in a burglary, Melody turns to Val and Leah for help. Yet Leah seems to be hiding something, something to do with her grandfather, that could hurt all of them. Can Melody catch the orchid thief before it's too late?
  • The Haunted Opera: A Marie-Grace Mystery

    Sarah Masters Buckey, Sergio Geovine

    Hardcover (American Girl, Feb. 26, 2013)
    Marie-Grace is excited that a well-known English opera company will perform in New Orleans--at the same theater where she takes singing lessons from Aunt Oc�ane. Even better, her aunt has gotten a role in the opera! As Marie-Grace and her friend, C�cile, help out during rehearsals, they're thrilled to meet real opera stars and get a peek into theater life. But thrills turn to chills as the girls make disturbing discoveries behind the scenes! An illustrated "Looking Back" essay describes New Orleans� place as a leading cultural center for opera and theater in 1800s America.
  • Doll Outdoors: Your Doll's Guide to Adventure!

    Emily Osborn, Monika Roe

    Paperback (American Girl, Feb. 19, 2019)
    What is your favorite thing to do outdoors? Climb trees? Have a cookout with your friends? Hike up a mountain? Camp in the woods? There are so many ways to explore nature and have a lot of fun with your doll. This book will show you how to make a hot-air balloon, a stand-up paddleboard, and camping equipment so your doll can explore nature. Discover all the wonders of going outside!
  • A Smart Girl's Guide to Understanding Her Family

    Amy Lynch, Lauren Scheuer

    Paperback (American Girl, Sept. 1, 2009)
    This book helps girls understand and get along with the people they are closest to: their families. It includes activities for bringing family closer together, tips on talking about tough topics with Mom and Dad, advice on stopping fights before they start, and ideas for how to negotiate solutions to any problem. Girls will find pages of fun activities for creating memories with the people who live with and love them, plus tear-out family fun coupons and awards.
  • Lady Margaret's Ghost: A Felicity Mystery

    Elizabeth McDavid Jones, Jean-Paul Tibbles

    Hardcover (Amer Girl Pub, April 1, 2009)
    In 1776, eleven-year-old Felicity runs the household while her mother and siblings are away, but is distracted by her horse's ill health, two strangers in town, and the fear that a box of family heirlooms is haunted.
  • The Stolen Sapphire: A Samantha Mystery

    Sarah Masters Buckey

    Library Binding (Perfection Learning, March 1, 2006)
    Samantha and Nellie set sail for Europe in 1906. Also aboard the ship is a world-famous archaeologist and the legendary sapphire he is carrying to a London museum. When his priceless jewel disappears, Samantha realizes that every one of the first-class passengers is a suspect--"and one of them must be the thief?
  • Kit's Short Story Collection

    Valerie Tripp, Renee Graef, Philip Hood, Susan McAliley

    Hardcover (Amer Girl Pub, Aug. 21, 2006)
    Five short stories starring Kit are followed by brief actual accounts of what life was like for Americans during the Great Depression.
  • Shadows on Society Hill: An Addy Mystery

    Evelyn Coleman, Jean-Paul Tibbles

    Hardcover (Amer Girl, Feb. 20, 2007)
    Addy is overjoyed when Poppa's new boss invites her family to live on his property in Philadelphia's elegant Society Hill neighborhood, but she soon discovers that their new home holds dangerous secrets. Simultaneous.
  • Traitor in Williamsburg: A Felicity Mystery

    Elizabeth Jones

    Hardcover (Amer Girl Pub, March 1, 2008)
    When someone anonymously calls her father and her friend's father traitors, Felicity sets out to find out who is making the terrible accusations that could bring danger to both of their families. Simultaneous. 35,000 first printing.
  • The Light in the Cellar: A Molly Mystery

    Sarah M Buckey

    Hardcover (American Girl, March 1, 2007)
    Molly wishes she and her friend Emily had an exciting volunteer job that really helped in the fight to win World War Two. Instead, they're magazine delivery girls at Oak Knoll Hospital. Soon, however, Molly and Emily start to suspect that something very un-patriotic is going on at Oak Knoll--and their snooping leads them deep into trouble!
  • Elizabeth Mini Doll

    American Girl Editors

    Misc. Supplies (American Girl, Aug. 30, 2013)
    This adorable 6.5 inch mini-doll comes with a mini 3 inch abridged version of the Meet Elizabeth book. Mini book is enclosed in the doll box.
  • Minute Mysteries: Brainteasers, Puzzlers, and Stories to Solve

    Teri Witkowski

    Paperback (American Girl, March 1, 2006)
    Can you spot a secret? Uncover a clue? Then Minute Mysteries are for you! As you read each story, look for the hints that answer the who, what, and why puzzling each American Girl. How many minutes will it take you to solve each mystery?