The Mystery of the Stolen Statue

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689864919
Release Date: 2004-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

While on a field trip to a local art museum, the Third-Grade Detectives investigate the disappearance of a fifteenth-century statue of Joan of Arc.

The Secret of the Wooden Witness

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689864872
Release Date: 2004-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Todd and Noelle's friend, a night watchman, is knocked out and robbed, the only clue is a carved wooden figure left by the thief, and the Third-Grade Detectives try to find the criminal, even though Mr. Merlin, their teacher, is not available.

The Mystery of the Hairy Tomatoes

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689822094
Release Date: 2001-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Mrs. Rushton's tomatoes go missing and Noelle's dog, Rover, is declared the prime suspect, the Third-Grade Detectives take on the case to get to the bottom of the matter once and for all. Original.

The Case of the Dirty Clue

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689863578
Release Date: 2003-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Misty's new bike is hit by a speeding car after being left in the middle of the street by her little brother, the Third Grade Detectives gather clues to track down the driver.

The Puzzle of the Pretty Pink Handkerchief

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689822322
Release Date: 2000-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Todd uses clues from earwax and a pink handkerchief in order to discover which of his schoolmates has been in his treehouse.

The Cobweb Confession

Author: George E. Stanley
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780689821974
Release Date: 2001-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Todd must conquer his fear of spiders and cobwebs in order to help his third-grade class catch a thief.

Ice Cream Summer

Author: Megan Atwood
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781481490481
Release Date: 2017-05-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Four friends live and work together on a New England apple orchard in this first novel of a brand-new series about the bonds of friendship. Welcome to the Orchard! Every summer the Garrison Family Apple Orchard opens its ice cream stand and lets two kids run the show. Now it’s best friends Lizzie and Sarah’s turn. Then new kids Olive and Peter join their ice cream team. Sarah had big plans and she’s not too happy about sharing the stand or her best friend. But a disaster at the grand opening results in a mysteriously empty cash register, these four kids have to become good friends—and expert detectives—before this Ice Cream Summer turns into the Worst Summer Ever.

Ghost Horse

Author: George Edward Stanley
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780307527806
Release Date: 2009-07-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Emily Clark has just moved. She doesn’t like her new house, and she doesn’t like her new town. But one night she wakes up to find a horse in her backyard—a ghost horse! Where did he come from? And why is he haunting Emily’s backyard? Only by solving the mystery can Emily set the ghost horse free. This great-selling Stepping Stones Mystery title features a spooky—but lovely—new cover. From the Hardcover edition.

Strike Out Scare

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442483491
Release Date: 2012-11-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The girls have joined the Mahoney Marlins junior baseball team! Nancy will pitch, Bess will catch, and George will play shortstop. The girls are excited, but Bess worries that baseball isn’t exactly her thing. However, Bess turns out to be an amazing hitter and she quickly earns the nickname “Home Run Bess.” Bess thinks her newly found talent is thanks to her lucky bat, which she calls “Magic Bill.” But one day she discovers that Magic Bill is missing! Can Nancy find Bess’s bat in time for the big game, or is Bess destined to strike out?

The Circus Scare

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442459106
Release Date: 2012-03-20
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Come one, come all! The circus is coming to River Heights! The flyers claim this circus will be the biggest and best show around, with the funniest clowns, the cutest animals, and the most daring acrobats. Nancy and the Clue Crew can't wait to see it! But when the performers are forced to go on without some very important props, Nancy begins to wonder, Is someone clowning around with this circus? She's not sure, but one thing is certain -- what Nancy and the Clue Crew discover proves that the circus really is the greatest show on Earth!

Space Case

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781442483453
Release Date: 2012-11-13
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy, George, and Bess can’t believe the out-of-this-world contest McCormick’s grocery store is having—the kid who guess the number of jelly beans in the jar wins a trip to a space camp! Nancy is superexcited because she has been studying the stars and planets with her brand-new telescope, and space camp would be just the thing to test her new skills. But then the jelly-bean jar goes missing, and it looks like no one will get the chance to blast off to space camp. Who would steal a jelly-bean jar? Nancy must use her star-power detective skills to find out!

The Singing Suspects

Author: Carolyn Keene
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416900870
Release Date: 2005-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Nancy and her friends form a singing group called the Spy Girlz and enter a contest to win tickets to an Eric Stanley concert, but they find themselves in the middle of a mystery when their borrowed sunglasses, that once belonged to the singer, disappear.

Horrible Harry Moves up to the Third Grade

Author: Suzy Kline
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101076903
Release Date: 2000-07-10
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Third grade brings lots of surprises, but one thing hasn't changed a bit--Harry and Sidney are still sworn enemies. And their relationship only gets worse when Sidney accidentally kills Harry's pet spider. But Harry comes up with a horribly funny way to get revenge during a class trip to a creepy copper mine.

The Seven Treasure Hunts

Author: Betsy Byars
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062265371
Release Date: 2016-03-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Hunt is On! On Saturday, Jackson and his O best pal, Goat, hide treasures for each other to find. It's the Hunt for the Secret Treasure -- and it's so much fun that the boys decide to do it all over again. This time, the hunts will be trickier, and the prizes will be outstanding. But everything goes wrong. The best treasure of all disappears from its hiding place. Only one person could be responsible: the ogre, also known as Goat's older sister, Rachel. Can the two friends find the treasure before she gets the last laugh?