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Crime Novels for Teens

Interested in crime? Murders, mysteries and secrets? These hot titles will keep you guessing right to the end.

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Seconds away : a Mickey Bolitar novel  by Harlan Coben

This action-packed second book in international bestseller Harlan Coben's Mickey Bolitar young adult series follows Mickey as he continues to hunt for clues about the Abeona Shelter and the mysterious death of his father--all while trying to navigate the challenges of a new high school.

Teen Fiction

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Don't Turn Around by Michelle Gagnon

Fans of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo will devour the story of Noa, a teen soul mate to Lisbeth Salander, who uses her computer-hacking skills to stay safely anonymous and alone.

Teen Fiction

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The Edge of Nowhere by Elizabeth George

When Becca King arrives at Whidbey Island, a ferry ride from Seattle, she doesn't suspect the island will become her home for the next four years but she is on the run from her stepfather, whose criminal activities she discovered.

Teen Fiction

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Burning blue  by Paul Griffin

When Nicole Castro, the most beautiful girl in her wealthy New Jersey high school, is splashed with acid on the left side of her perfect face, the whole world takes notice; but only quiet loner Jay Nazarro does more than that--he decides to find out who did it.

Teen Fiction

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Social Suicide by Gemma Halliday

Twittercide: the killing of one human being by another while the victim is in the act of tweeting.

Teen Fiction

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The Zodiac killer : terror and mystery by Brenda Haugen

In the late 1960s, the Zodiac Killer terrorized the area near San Francisco, California, killing at least five people.

Teen Non-Fiction

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Ten by Gretchen McNeil

Clearly inspired by Christie's Ten Little Indians and updated to account for modern technology and sensibilities, McNeil's story also has all the hallmarks of a traditional slasher flick.

Teen Fiction

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Confessions of a Murder Suspect by James Patterson

On the night Malcolm and Maud Angel are murdered, Tandy Angel knows just three things: 1) She was the last person to see her parents alive. 2) The police have no suspects besides Tandy and her three siblings. 3) She can't trust anyone-maybe not even herself.

Teen Fiction

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Following Christopher Creed by Carol Plum-Ucci

When college reporter Mike Mavic finds out that a body's been found in the small town of Steepleton, New Jersey--four years after Christopher Creed mysteriously disappeared--he hops a plane to get the story that will undoubtedly launch his journalistic career.

Teen Fiction

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Tokyo Heist by Diana Ren

After a high-profile art heist of three van Gogh drawings in her home town of Seattle, 16-year-old Violet Rossi finds herself in Japan with her artist father, searching for the related van Gogh painting.

Teen Fiction

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Hide and Seek by Sara Shepard

My long-lost twin, Emma, has taken my place to solve my murder, we're both learning just how flawed my family really is.

Teen Fiction

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Social Suicide by Gemma Halliday

Twittercide: the killing of one human being by another while the victim is in the act of tweeting.

Teen Fiction