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Mystery Audiobooks for Kids

Mystery Audiobooks for Kids

Dust off you magnifying glass and get ready for some sleuthing! We’ve got a playlist that’s perfect for young detective-in-training. Help Serafina identify the mysterious man with a black cloak who’s making children disappear, or better yet, sign up for a semester at Spy School. All eight of these titles are sure to thrill!

Playlist Tags: genre: Children's audience: kids audience: middle grade topic: mystery audience: tweens topic: dectective

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Lockwood & Co., Book Five The Empty Grave

Lockwood & Co.: Book #5

By Jonathan Stroud
Narrated by: Emily Bevan
Length: 12 hours 40 minutes

Five months after the events in THE CREEPING SHADOW, we join Lockwood, Lucy, George, Holly, and their associate Quill Kipps on a perilous night mission: they have broken into the booby-trapped Fittes Mausoleum, where the body of the legendary psychic heroine Marissa Fittes lies. Or does it?

This is just one of the many questions to be answered... Read more »

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Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library

Mr. Lemoncello's Library: Book #1

By Chris Grabenstein
Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein
Length: 6 hours 19 minutes

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory meets A Night in the Museum in this action-packed New York Times Bestseller from Chris Grabenstein, coauthor of I Funny, Treasure Hunters and other bestselling series with James Patterson!

Kyle Keeley is the class clown and a huge fan of all games—board games, word games, and particularly video games. His hero,... Read more »

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Serafina and the Black Cloak

Serafina: Book #1

By Robert Beatty
Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell
Length: 8 hours 40 minutes

"Never go into the deep parts of the forest, for there are many dangers there, and they will ensnare your soul."

Serafina has never had a reason to disobey her pa and venture beyond the grounds of Biltmore Estate. There's plenty to explore in her grand home, but she must take care to never be seen. None of the rich folk upstairs know that... Read more »

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The Maze of Bones

39 Clues: Book #1

By Rick Riordan
Narrated by: David Pittu
Length: 5 hours 10 minutes

What would happen if you discovered that your family was one of the most powerful in human history? What if you were told that the source of the family’s power was hidden around the world, in the form of 39 Clues? What if you were given a choice – take a million dollars and walk away…or get the first Clue? If you’re Amy and Dan Cahill, you... Read more »

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Spy School

Spy School: Book #1

By Stuart Gibbs
Narrated by: Gibson Frazier
Length: 6 hours 1 minutes

“Combines Alex Rider’s espionage skills with a huge dose of the sarcasm of Artemis Fowl.” —School Library Journal

Can an undercover nerd become a superstar agent? In the first book in the New York Times bestselling Spy School series, Ben Ripley sure hopes so—and his life may depend on it!

Ben Ripley may only be in middle school, but he’s already... Read more »

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Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

Theodore Boone: Book #1

By John Grisham
Narrated by: Richard Thomas
Length: 5 hours 2 minutes

The thrilling young mystery series from internationally bestselling author John Grisham!

In the small city of Strattenburg, there are many lawyers, and though he’s only thirteen years old, Theo Boone thinks he’s one of them. Theo knows every judge, policeman, court clerk—and a lot about the law. He dreams of being a great trial lawyer, of a life... Read more »

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Fuzzy Mud

By Louis Sachar
Narrated by: Kathleen McInerney & Louis Sachar
Length: 4 hours 4 minutes

From the author of the acclaimed bestseller Holes, winner of the Newbery Award and the National Book Award, comes a new middle-grade novel with universal appeal. Combining horror-movie suspense with the issues of friendship, bullying, and the possibility of ecological disaster, this novel will intrigue, surprise, and inspire readers and compel... Read more »

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