Spy and detective stories
The Recruit - Robert Muchamore
James Choke lives in a dysfunctional, criminal family and is often in trouble at school. When his mum dies, James is sent to a children's home where he is recruited into the ranks of CHERUB, a secret organisation established during World War Two, which trains children as spies.
Silverfin - Charlie Higson
This book weaves a fascinating back history for the world’s most famous spy James Bond and contains plot twists and action that will delight boys and girls too. James is a recently orphaned boy starting his first term at Eton.
Stormbreaker - Anthony Horowitz
When his guardian dies in suspicious circumstances, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider finds his world turned upside down. Forcibly recruited into MI6, Alex has to take part in gruelling SAS training exercises. Then, armed with his own special set of secret gadgets, he's off on his first mission.
Cloak for a Spy - Geoffrey Trease
Travelling through Europe, Stephen Martell and Giles Taberdar find proof that Philip of Spain is seeking support for an invasion of England. A story of espionage and adventure set in Elizabethan times leading up to the Spanish Armada in 1585.
Spy Dog - Andrew Cope
Lara is a highly trained special agent, bred by the British Secret Service for use on dangerous missions around the world. But her last mission went wrong and now she is being hunted down by an evil drugs baron, Mr Big. Lara must go undercover as a normal dog, but can she keep her true identity a secret?
Max Remy, Spy Force : The Time and Space Machine - Deborah Abela
Max discovers that her uncle is on the brink of inventing a machine that can transport people through time and space. Soon Max is riding the machine to London in search of a long-lost uncle. But they find that the arch-fiend Mr Blue is after her as well. What's going on? And can she rescue the uncle before Mr Blue drowns them all in green jelly?
Invisible Spy - Mark Fowler
Solve an assortment of puzzles to unravel the mystery that faces junior reporter Lucy Lambert and Dr. Bodgitt's assistant Jack when Dr. Bodgitt is kidnapped.
Spy Mice: The Black Paw - Heather Vogel Frederick
In the basement of Washington's International Spy Museum are the headquarters of the Spy Mice Agency.Morning Glory, a brave and intelligent spy mouse joins forces with Oz, a human boy, to outwit the commander-in-chief of the rat underworld.