Title: Blood on My Hands
Author: Todd Strasser
Publisher: New York: Egmont USA, 2010.
Call No.: Y STR
Summary: At a high school party, a girl finds her best friend murdered, only to be discovered holding the weapon and accused of the crime.
Author: Andy Mulligan
Publisher: Oxford; New York: David Fickling Books, 2010.
Call No.: Y MUL
Summary: Fourteen-year-olds Raphael and Gardo team up with a younger boy, Rat, to figure out the mysteries surrounding a bag Raphael finds during their daily life of sorting through trash in a third-world country’s dump.
Title: The Extraordinary Cases of Sherlock Holmes
Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Publisher: London: Puffin, 2010.
Call No.: Y DOY
Summary: The great detective solves eight baffling cases involving a family curse, a secret code, a missing racehorse, an impossible murder, a stolen jewel, blackmail, six identical sculptures, and a missing soccer player.
Title: Something Rotten: a Horatio Wilkes mystery
Author: Alan Gratz
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dial Books, c2007.
Call No.: Y GRA
Summary: In a contemporary story based on Shakespeare’s play, Hamlet, Horatio Wilkes seeks to solve the murder of his friend Hamilton Prince’s father in Denmark, Tennessee…Hamilton Prince’s father has been murdered, according to a hidden video message. Horatio Wilkes, Hamilton’s best friend, is visiting the Prince mansion when the video turns up. The guys need to find the killer before he strikes again.
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Originally answered by January Yeo, Associate Librarian, Adult and Young People’s Services
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