It's an Enigma

Great mysteries for teens.

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As Red As Blood
Artist/Author/Cast:
Simukka, Salla; Witesman, Owen F. (Translator)
Call Number:
YP F Simukka
Description:

When seventeen-year-old loner Lumikki finds a stash of blood-soaked money in her school's dark room, she is swept into a whirlpool of events involving dirty cops and a notorious drug kingpin known for brutality.

City of Saints and Thieves
Artist/Author/Cast:
Anderson, Natalie C.
Call Number:
YP F Anderson
Description:

Sixteen-year-old Tina and two friends leave Kenya and slip into the Congo, from where she and her mother fled years before, seeking revenge for her mother's murder but uncovering startling secrets.

Eye of the Crow : The Boy Sherlock Holmes, His 1st Case
Artist/Author/Cast:
Peacock, Shane
Call Number:
YP F Peacock
Description:

Young Sherlock finds comfort studying the world around him and reconstructing events, but when he decides to snoop around for clues to solve a sensational murder, Sherlock is accused of the crime and now must use all his mystery-solving clues to save himself.

Genuine Fraud
Artist/Author/Cast:
Lockhart, E.
Call Number:
HS F Lockhart
Description:

Imogen is a runaway heiress, an orphan, a cook, and a cheat. Jule is a fighter, a social chameleon, and an athlete. An intense friendship. A disappearance. A murder, or maybe two. A bad romance, or maybe three. Blunt objects, disguises, blood, and chocolate. The American dream, superheroes, spies, and villains. A girl who refuses to give people what they want from her. A girl who refuses to be the person she once was.

I Am Princess X
Artist/Author/Cast:
Priest, Cherie; Ciesemier, Kali (Illustrator)
Call Number:
YP F Priest
Description:

Best friends Libby Deaton and May Harper invented Princess X when they were in fifth grade, but when the car Libby is in goes off a bridge, she is presumed dead, and the story came to an end -- except now, three years later, Princess X is suddenly everywhere, with a whole underground culture focused on a webcomic, and May believes her friend must be alive.

I Am the Messenger
Artist/Author/Cast:
Zusak, Markus
Call Number:
HS F/F Zusak
Description:

After capturing a bank robber, nineteen-year-old cab driver Ed Kennedy begins receiving mysterious messages that direct him to addresses where people need help, and he begins getting over his lifelong feeling of worthlessness.

It Wasn't Me
Artist/Author/Cast:
Levy, Dana Alison
Call Number:
YP F Levy
Description:

A middle-school Breakfast Club tale finds six very different students transcending stereotypes to work together during a mandated detention when they are wrongly blamed for a vandalism incident.

Little White Lies
Artist/Author/Cast:
Barnes, Jennifer Lynn
Call Number:
HS F Barnes
Description:

An eighteen-year-old small-town auto mechanic, raised by a down-on-her-luck single mom, allows her wealthy estranged grandmother to bribe her into becoming a Southern debutante in the hope of learning the identity of her father.

The Lying Woods
Artist/Author/Cast:
Elston, Ashley
Call Number:
HS F Elston
Description:

Owen Foster is pulled from his elite New Orleans boarding school when his father's assets are seized and, back in his small town, begins to piece together his father's past despite mounting danger.

Not If I Save You First
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carter, Ally
Call Number:
YP F Carter
Description:

After six years of no word from her best friend, Logan, he shows up on the doorstep of the remote Alaskan cabin Maddie and her father live in with an assailant in pursuit.YP F Carter

One of Us Is Lying
Artist/Author/Cast:
McManus, Karen M.
Call Number:
HS F McManus
Description:

When one of five students in detention is found dead, his high-profile classmates -- including a brainy intellectual, a popular beauty, a drug dealer on probation and an all-star athlete -- are investigated and revealed to be the subjects of the victim's latest gossip postings.

Out of the Easy
Artist/Author/Cast:
Sepetys, Ruta
Call Number:
HS F/F Sepetys
Description:

Josie, the seventeen-year-old daughter of a French Quarter prostitute, is striving to escape 1950 New Orleans and enroll at prestigious Smith College when she becomes entangled in a murder investigation.

Picture Me Gone
Artist/Author/Cast:
Rosoff, Meg
Call Number:
YP F Rosoff
Description:

Mila has an exceptional talent for reading a room, sensing hidden facts and unspoken emotions from clues that others overlook. So when her fathers best friend, Matthew, goes missing from his upstate New York home, Mila and her beloved father travel from London to find him.

The Ruinous Sweep
Artist/Author/Cast:
Wynne-Jones, Tim
Call Number:
HS F Wynne-Jones
Description:

Tossed out of car onto a remote highway with no memory of the past 24 hours, Donovan causes a fatal accident trying to flag down help and is forced to assume the dead person's identity to prove he is innocent of murder.

Sadie
Artist/Author/Cast:
Summers, Courtney
Call Number:
HS F Summers
Description:

Told from the alternating perspectives of nineteen-year-old Sadie who runs away from her isolated small Colorado town to find her younger sister's killer, and a true crime podcast exploring Sadie's disappearance.

Silent to the Bone
Artist/Author/Cast:
Konigsburg, E. L.
Call Number:
JF/YP F Konigsburg
Description:

When he is wrongly accused of gravely injuring his baby half-sister, thirteen-year-old Branwell loses his power of speech and only his friend Connor is able to reach him and uncover the truth about what really happened.

Spin
Artist/Author/Cast:
Giles, Lamar R.
Call Number:
YP F Giles
Description:

When DJ ParSec is found dead over her turntables, the two girls who found her are torn between grief for Paris and hatred for each other—but when the lack of obvious suspects stalls the investigation, and the police seem to lose interest, despite pressure from social media and ParSec's loyal fans, the two girls unite, determined to find out who murdered their friend.

Steeplejack
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hartley, A. J.
Call Number:
YP F Hartley
Description:

Repairing roof fixtures in her ethnically diverse industrial city in an alternate world resembling Victorian South Africa, seventeen-year-old Anglet Sutonga investigates the death of a young apprentice while caring for her sister's baby against a backdrop of racial tensions, political secrets and a stolen historical icon.

Stormbreaker
Artist/Author/Cast:
Horowitz, Anthony
Call Number:
YP F/HS F Horowitz
Description:

After the death of the uncle who had been his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is coerced to continue his uncle's dangerous work for Britain's intelligence agency, MI6.

A Study in Charlotte
Artist/Author/Cast:
Cavallaro, Brittany
Call Number:
HS F Cavallaro
Description:

Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson descendants, Charlotte and Jamie, students at a Connecticut boarding school, team up to solve a murder mystery.

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