Books by Sylvia McNicoll

THE SNAKE MISTAKE MYSTERY by Sylvia McNicoll
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 20, 2018

"A good choice for middle graders who enjoy teasing out the red herrings from the clues. (Mystery. 9-12)"
A dog-walking business falls into peril when all of its clients are burgled. Read full book review >
THE ARTSY MISTAKE MYSTERY by Sylvia McNicoll
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 29, 2017

"An uphill trek. (Mystery. 10-12)"
How do you solve a mystery involving stolen artwork? Sometimes you need to make all the right mistakes. Read full book review >
THE BEST MISTAKE MYSTERY by Sylvia McNicoll
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 31, 2017

"Readers who can get past the tonal quibbles will appreciate seeing how this class geek discovers that some of his brainy quirks make him a fine budding sleuth. (Mystery. 9-12)"
A bomb threat leads to early school dismissal and leaves Stephen entangled in intrigue. Read full book review >
REVENGE ON THE FLY by Sylvia McNicoll
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 15, 2014

"An entertaining visit to the past with a likable guide on a spirited—if icky—quest. (Historical fiction. 9-14)"
A fly-catching contest comes to dominate the life of new Irish immigrant Will in 1912 Hamilton, Ontario. Read full book review >