Archive for the ‘Mystery’ Category

Harry Potter

September 2, 2011 11:28 am
posted by smatush

Series: Harry Potter

Author: J.K. Rowling

Summary: A boy has to defeat a dark wizard.

Who will like it: People who like magical things in their books.

If you like this, try these: The Lost Years of Merlin Series, The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, Young Wizards Series, The Heir Series, Seven Realms Series

Recommended by: Diana L. (16-years old), Ringer Library

The Musician’s Daughter

August 31, 2011 4:38 pm
posted by smatush

Title: The Musician’s Daughter

Author: Susanne Dunlap

Summary: In 18th-century Vienna, 15-year old Theresa’s musician father turns up dead on Christmas Eve with his valuable violin missing. Theresa suspects that her father was murdered and begins to investigate the details of her father’s death starting with visiting the gypsy camp where her father died. It’s there that Theresa begins to uncover a trail of blackmail and extortion, even as she discovers honor, and the possibility of a first love.

Who will like it: People who like a little mystery with their stories, and those that love stories with gypsies!

If you like this, try these: The Mozart Season, The Dalemark Quartet, Wild Roses

Recommended by: Sam Matush, Youth Services Librarian