Looking for something with a little bit (or a lot) of mystery, suspense, and crime? Look no further! Click on the book titles to request copies.
As Red As Blood by Salla Simukka
Lumikki, who calls herself the ”secret love child of Hercule Poirot and Lisbeth Salander,” tries to avoid meddling in other people’s business. That is, until she finds bloodied money in her art school’s darkroom.
Blood of My Blood by Barry Lyga
Lyga’s I Hunt Killers trilogy closes with Jazz determined to do away with his villainous father for good. But can he use his dad’s sociopathic tricks without becoming a sociopath himself?
I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest
Three years after May’s best friend, Libby, died in a car crash, she discovers a webcomic starring Princess X, the comic-book character they created together in fifth grade, which seems to suggest Libby’s death was no accident.
Skink--No Surrender by Carl Hiaasen
When Richard’s missing cousin, Malley, drops a clue about spotting a rare bird, he knows she’s in danger. With the help of Skink, a character from Hiaasen’s adult fiction, Richard careens around Florida to track down his cousin.
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone by Adele Griffin
This cerebral, Rashomon-like take on a young girl’s life and untimely death unfolds in interviews and pictures, which raise intriguing questions about who might be ultimately responsible for her tragic demise.