Your Favorite Kid Detectives on Audio

Who is small, savvy, and sounds particularly smart on audiobooks? Your favorite kid detective!

We’re taking a look back at all of the pint-sized sleuths we know and love—and now you can listen in as they crack cases of all kinds !

Cam Jansen: The Mystery of the Stolen Diamonds #1

No mystery is too great for super-sleuth Cam Jansen and her amazing photographic memory! Cam and her friend Eric are sitting at the mall when the jewelry store is robbed. Cam sees the thief, but the police arrest the wrong person. Now it’s up to Cam to catch the real criminal—will she be able to do it? The only way to find out is to listen !

Nancy Drew #1: The Secret of the Old Clock
Author: Carolyn Keene
Read By: Laura Linney

The Secret of the Old Clock is the mystery that began it all for America’s favorite teenaged sleuth, read by award-winning actress Laura Linney . The accidental rescue of a little girl who lives with her two great-aunts leads Nancy Drew on an adventurous search for a missing will belonging to a man named Mr. Crowly, before the evil Topham family steals his full inheritance.

Nate the Great

Nate the Great has a new case! His friend Annie has lost a picture. She wants Nate to help her find it. Nate the Great must get all the facts, ask the right questions, and narrow the list of suspects so he can solve the mystery. Join the world’s greatest detective, read by Broadway star John Lavelle, as he solves the mystery of the lost picture!

A to Z Mysteries: Books A-C
Author: Ron Roy
Read By: David Pittu

Jump right in to these fun-filled, alphabetical mysteries!

A is for author. . . Dink writes to his favorite author, Wallis Wallace, and invites him to visit Green Lawn. To Dink’s amazement, Wallace says he’ll come! But when the big day arrives, Wallace is nowhere to be found. It’s up to Dink and his two best friends, Josh and Ruth Rose, to find the famous writer—before it’s too late!

B is for Bandit. . . The Green Lawn Savings Bank has been robbed! When a private detective comes to Dink’s door looking for the kid who videotaped the crime, Dink and his friends volunteer to find him.

C is for Canary. . . Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose get an urgent call from Mrs. Davis. Her canary is missing! The little bird has vanished without a trace, and he’s not the only one. Two other pets are missing.

Encyclopedia Brown, Boy Detective

A Civil War sword, a watermelon stabbing, missing roller skates, a trapeze artist’s inheritance, and an eyewitness who’s legally blind! These are just some of the ten brain-twisting mysteries that Encyclopedia Brown must solve by using his famous computer-like brain. Try to crack the cases along with him!

Honorable Mentions

These two kids aren’t detectives…but we love them too much to leave them out entirely, especially when their professions are equally impressive.

Harriet the Spy
Author: Louise Fitzhugh
Read By: Anne Bobby

Harriet M. Welsch is a spy. In her notebook, she writes down everything she knows about everyone, even her classmates and her best friends. Then Harriet loses track of her notebook, and it ends up in the wrong hands. Before she can stop them, her friends have read the always truthful, sometimes awful things she’s written about each of them. Will Harriet find a way to put her life and her friendships back together?

Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

In the small city of Strattenburg there are many lawyers, and though he’s only thirteen years old, Theo Boone thinks he’s one of them. Theo knows every judge, policeman, and court clerk—and a lot about the law. But Theo finds himself in court much sooner than expected. Because he knows so much—maybe too much—he is suddenly dragged into the middle of a sensational murder trial. A cold-blooded killer is about to go free, and only Theo knows the truth. The stakes are high, but Theo won’t stop until justice is served.

Check out the brand new Theodore Boone story from #1 Bestselling Author John Grisham—Theodore Boone: The Accomplice