By David A. Adler
Ages 5-8 | Grades K-3

Why Boys Will Read It:

Eight year old solves mysteries from math tests to birthdays.

What It's About:

Got a mystery? Jeffrey Bones will solve it in a jiffy!

The Bones series of mysteries for children feature Jeffrey Bones as a young detective. By gathering and sorting clues and asking the right questions, this young sleuth is able solve any mystery! Read along to see if you can solve the mystery before Detective Bones does.

How to Teach It:

Encourage students to become detectives!

As you read the Bones books, have students write down their own thoughts and predictions about the case. Then, finish the mystery and see how they did!

Series Books

Click here for details about the Bones titles.