11 Teen Detectives Worth Seeking Out

No clue is too small or case too tricky for these clever young minds

Many of literature's most famous detectives are adults, but as these books prove, clever young minds are just as capable of figuring out whodunnit.

2. The Ruby in the Smoke

Philip Pullman
Finding Violet Park cover

3. Finding Violet Park

Jenny Valentine

4. Seraphina

Rachel Hartman
Shelter cover

5. Shelter

Harlan Coben
The Diamond Thief cover

6. The Diamond Thief

Sharon Gosling
The Girl is Murder cover

7. The Girl is Murder

Kathryn Miller Haines
The Falcon's Malteaser cover

8. The Falcon's Malteaser

Anthony Horowitz

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

Tags: mystery, crime