YA Mystery & Thrillers

Whether you’re interested in a good who-dunit-style YA mystery or a young adult thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat, these YA Mystery & Thrillers should be your next read.


Suicide Notes From Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten

I thought Suicide Notes From Beautiful Girls would be a story about friendship and the grief that only the tragic loss of a young person to suicide can evoke, but it really isn’t a tearjerker. Instead, readers of this dark, atmospheric novel should get ready for a page turner with an ending that you’ll never see coming. Read more →


Jewel of the Thames by Angela Misri

Early on in the novel, Portia proves to be an intelligent, resourceful, witty, and observant character. She’s the kind of girl, who can tell with a quick look that one of her snobby law classmates actually dyes her own hair with henna rather than go to a stylist and that she repaired her purse rather than buy a new one in the latest style. Her observant nature leads to very dramatic and satisfying resolutions to each of the three cases she takes on and way to unveil how she learns who her grandparents are. Read more →