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Mentone Girls' Grammar School | Kerferd Library

Broader Reading | Mystery, thrillers and detective stories

New books and suggested reading from your Kerferd Library.


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Mystery, thrillers and detective stories | Keywords

Level 1Keywords
Click on the terms to access a simple definition from Lexico, the online Oxford Dictionary.

Alibi, Assassin, Clue, Crime, Detective, Flashback, Genre, Heist, Literature, Investigation, Missing, Motive, Murder, Mystery, Noir, Novella, Paranormal, Protagonist, Red herring, Retribution, Robbery, Sleuth, Suspect, Suspense, ThiefVengeance, Victim, Witness.

Mystery, thrillers and detective stories | Suggested reads

Stay intrigued with one of the many mystery, thrillers and detective stories you can borrow and read from your Kerferd Library. Here are suggestions to get you started. See also the Mystery, thriller and detective story bookshelf on this guide for more suggestions and recommendations.

Netflix RiverdaleRIVERDALE: is a teen mystery drama based on the characters on the classic and long running Archie comics. The Archie comics are light hearted and deal with the school friendships and romances of Archie and his friends Veronica Lodge, Betty Cooper and Jughead Jones. Netflix's Riverdale on the other hand is more mysterious and explores the darker underbelly of the town of Riverdale.

Mystery, thrillers and detective stories | Curriculum alignment

Level 1Victorian CurriculumAustralian Curriculum AlignmentThis Mentone Girls' Grammar School Libguide supports the following Australian and / or Victorian curriculum outcomes.

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