Children's mysteries for 7 year old - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 03-16-2012, 02:07 PM - Thread Starter
 
emelsea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Posts: 596
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

My nephew (age 7) likes to read mysteries.  He's already read all the Hardy Boys books and the Boxcar children books.  Any suggestions for other books I can send him for his birthday?  

 

I would usually just ask his mom, but she doesn't speak English very well, and when I did ask my nephew if he could be more specific, he just said, "I don't know.  Mysteries!"   I think he wants something new, but obviously doesn't know what's out there to ask for.  My son only likes to read books about history, so I'm not familiar with children's mysteries.  

 

Thanks!

emelsea is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 of 2 Old 03-17-2012, 10:10 AM
 
ollyoxenfree's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 4,895
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)

 

This recent thread has a few suggestions, however it was for a 9 y.o., so some of the books may be a challenge for your nephew. The Encyclopaedia Brown or the Cam Jansen books are probably a good place to start.

 

The Mysterious Benedict Society books would make good readalouds, if there is someone in his home available to read them with him. 

 

 

ollyoxenfree is offline  
Reply

User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off