Mr Mystery series - author   children's fiction   children's   mystery  
Issue Details: First known date: 2006- 2006-
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Includes

Special Issue 1
y The Mystery of the Christmas Killer Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Christmas Killer; Mister Mystery : The Mystery of the Christmas Killer James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2010 Z1864532 2010 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Who shot a gangster in a department store? Why was he disguised as Santa Claus? What crime was he planning, and who ordered his murder?

'It's Christmas, but crime hasn't taken a holiday. When a gangster disguised as Santa Claus is gunned down in a department store, Alvin Soh and his investigators begin unwrapping a mystery loaded with intrigue and thrills.' (Source: back cover.)
1
y The Mystery of the White Tiger Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the White Tiger; Mister Mystery : The Mystery of the White Tiger James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2006 Z1863879 2006 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Alvin Soh and his team of young investigators are plunged into danger, mystery and intrigue. Someone is trying to kill an escaped convict. And now someone wants to silence them, too!' (Source: back cover)
Special Issue 2
y The Mystery of the Man in the Mask Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Man in the Mask James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2012 5973586 2012 single work children's fiction children's mystery detective

"Why is a masked man busy killing people? Is he a crazed serial killer? What is the baffling mystery behind the sudden wave of vicious murders? A man in a Halloween mask is out on the streets, and the city lives in fear. But when Alvin Soh and his investigators get to work, they discover there's more to the killings than meets the eye. What secret did the victims share? Who wanted them dead? And who wanted Alvin silenced as well?" (Source: Trove)

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y The Mystery of the Missing Movie Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Missing Movie; Mister Mystery : The Mystery of the Missing Movie James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2006 Z1863939 2006 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'It begins with a night at the movies. Suddenly, Alvin Soh and his team of young investigators are swept up in an unsolved murder. And an unseen enemy is watching every move they make' (Source: back cover).
Special Edition 3
y The Mystery of the Suspicious Santa James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2013 7208237 2013 single work children's fiction children's horror

'•Who shot Santa Claus at a shopping mall?

•Who had lured him onto the roof?

•Was it the mysterious younger man seen arguing with him moments before?

An elderly man, working as a Santa Claus, is shot dead. There are no dues, no witnesses, and no apparent motives. It's a perfect case for Alvin Soh and his investigators to solve- if they can!' (Publication abstract)

3
y The Mystery of the Rajah's Ruby Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Rajah's Ruby; Mister Mystery : The Mystery of the Rajah's Ruby James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2006 Z1863983 2006 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'The famous Rajah's Ruby has always been surrounded by murder and violence. Now, Alvin Soh and his team of young investigators have to stop the precious ruby from being stolen' (Source: back cover).
SE 4
y The Mystery of the Christmas Crimes James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2014 8617726 2014 single work children's fiction children's horror
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y The Mystery of the Purple Pop Star Mr Mystery: The Mystery of the Purple Pop Star James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2007 Z1864111 2007 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Alvin Soh and his team of young investigators are at a pop concert when the lead singer suddenly vanishes. Soon, they find themselves deep in danger and mystery in their highest-profile case yet' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Eagle's Eye Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Eagle's Eye James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2007 Z1864129 2007 single work children's fiction children's 'Who stole a rare Alaskan eagle? What sinister secrets does it hold? Will Alvin Soh crack the case before he falls victim to a master criminal? Weird old Professor Julius Jung begs Alvin and his team of young investigators to find his stolen eagle. But when Soh & Co starts hunting down the eagle, they fall prey to some desperate gangsters. Who is this strange Professor Jung? Can Alvin unravel the hidden clues and save the old man? Or will an old enemy finally be victorious?' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Runaway Rebel Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Runaway Rebel James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2007 Z1864144 2007 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'A young African student runs away from school and begs Alvin and his team to protect him. But a powerful general and his secret police are in close pursuit and it seems the boy is the key to a sinister mystery' (source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Boy Who Never Was Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Boy Who Never Was James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2007 Z1864009 2007 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'It's a slow day for Alvin's investigators ... until they're roped in to search for a stolen car. Meanwhile, Mars Wong turns suspicious when her rich friend, Sabrina Sim, falls for a guy named Justen. Can the handsome Justen be saved? Can the sleuths save Sabrina and her father? Or will Russian gangsters finally foil their plans?' (Source: back cover).
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y The Mystery of the Sydney Slayings Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Sydney Slayings James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2008 Z1864151 2008 single work children's fiction children's 'On holidays in Sydney, Alvin Soh and his investigators decided to probe into an unsolved murder. Before they know it, they are swept up in an underworld plot to find stolen money and settle old debts' (source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Seventh Sword Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Seventh Sword James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2008 Z1864158 2008 single work children's fiction children's 'When a wealthy businessman receives death threats in his mail, he calls in Alvin Soh and his investigators. However, a seemingly routine case unravels into a lethal web of deception. Who is behind the mystery of the swords? Will Alvin outsmart his deadliest enemy? And what will he learn of his own father's death?' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Missing Murderer Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Missing Murderer James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2008 Z1864171 2008 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Who murdered shipping tycoon Silas Wong? Was it really his nephew Wilbert Wong? Will Alvin be able to unmask the real killer or is the truth too cleverly buried? When billionaire Silas Wong is shot dead, his nephew Wilbert is seen running from the crime scene. Alvin and his investigators set out to prove Wilbert's innocence, but the evidence against him keeps piling up' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Man Who Had to Die Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Man Who Had to Die James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2008 Z1864505 2008 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Why has security guard Albert Tien vanished? Has he really been murdered? How is The Snake embroiled in this operation? "Something big is about to happen... That's why The Snake wants you out of the way first," Sergeant Soo warns Alvin and his team of investigators as they dig deeper into a baffling case of murder and intrigue. Who were the workmen at Albert's apartment? Who is the mysterious gangster called Chow? Will Alvin be able to stop a billion-dollar crime?' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Body in the Bath Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Body in the Bath James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2008 Z1864515 2008 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Who shot Vincent Goy in his bath? Was his killer seeking revenge? What is the mysterious treasure that holds the clue to a baffling riddle? What is the connection between a millionaire's brutal murder and a failed expedition to find a Pharaoh's temple in Egypt thirty years before? Alvin faces his toughest challenge yet - and a secret, ruthless enemy' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Unlucky Undertaker Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Unlucky Undertaker James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2009 Z1864518 2009 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Who murdered undertaker Augustus Heng? Why was he killed in his mortuary? Whose body had he been embalming - and why was it stolen? One murder follows another when Alvin and his team of investigators pursue a deadly gang of killers. Will Alvin be able to solve this baffling case before he and his friends end up being the next victims?' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Clueless Corpse Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Clueless Corpse James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2009 Z1864528 2009 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Whose headless body was found in a park? Who killed him and why? What deadly secrets was the killer determined to protect at any cost? Without a clue to work on, Alvin Soh and his investigators have to solve a brutal, baffling killing. Alvin's reputation is on the line — and, as the case climaxes, so is his life!' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Bungling Baker Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Bungling Baker James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2010 Z1864049 2010 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'Murder in a five-star hotel - and there's no shortage of suspects. When the baker's body comes tumbling out of a cupboard, Alvin Soh and his investigators face one of their most mystifying cases. Why was Mong's assistant murdered? Why did the trainee chef run away? And what happened to Mong's little black book?' (Source: back cover.)
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y The Mystery of the Terrified Teacher Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Terrified Teacher; Mister Mystery : The Mystery of the Terrified Teacher James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2010 Z1864052 2010 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'When their art teacher is shot dead, Alvin Soh and his investigators begin one of their most complicated cases. The trail leads them to one death after another. The only thing they can't find is a connection. Why is The Snake also probing Ler's murder? Is Ler's older brother the vicious killer? And what is the secret that has destroyed four lives?' (Source: back cover.)
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y The Mystery of the Jealous Jeweler Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Jealous Jeweler James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2011 Z1864538 2011 single work children's fiction children's detective mystery

Who murdered jeweller Lucas Ong? Why was he shot at a busy exhibition? Was the man caught with the murder weapon really guilty or innocent? When Alvin goes to a jewellery fair with his mother, he little expects a murder. Alvin and his investigators set out on a trail of jealousy, intrigue, and violence. And the deeper they dig, the deadlier it gets. Who most wanted Lucas Ong dead? Was it his biggest competitor? Or the man Ong had caused to be jailed? (Source: Trove)

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y The Mystery of the Friendless Fisherman Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Friendless Fisherman James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2011 Z1864099 2011 single work children's fiction children's mystery detective

Who murdered the lonely old fisherman? Why was his body dumped in the river? What was the deadly secret that cost the old man his life? When Azizul finally persuades Alvin to go fishing, they catch a body floating in the river. Soon , Alvin and his investigators realize they have hooked themselves two mysteries to solve, not just a murder, but also a crime that occurred twenty years before? (Source: Trove)

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y The Mystery of the Museum Murder Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Museum Murder James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2011 Z1864545 2011 single work children's fiction children's mystery 'A poison dart, shot from a blowpipe, kills Dr Augustus Lai at midnight in a museum. When Alvin Soh and his investigators start tracking down a dangerous killer, a second murder makes the mystery even more baffling. Who wanted Dr Lai dead? Was it one of his colleagues or an intruder? Why had he wanted to call Alvin before his death?' (Source: bookseller's website).
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y The Mystery of the Gangster's Gun Mr Mystery : The Mystery of the Gangster's Gun James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2012 5973403 2012 single work children's fiction children's mystery detective

"Who murdered three ruthless killers? Was it really The Snake? Or was someone trying to frame him so they could take over his criminal empire?" (Source: Trove)

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y The Mystery Of The Murdered Maid James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2013 6782019 2013 single work children's fiction children's mystery

'A Millionaire's maid is shot and the family members start to blame one another for her death. ' (Publisher's blurb)

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y The Mystery Of The Dead Diva James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2013 6859422 2013 single work children's fiction children's mystery

'Who murdered the beautiful young singer? Why would anyone want her dead? Was it the person who had sent her vicious hate mail and death threats? When a famous young diva is strangled in her dressing room, her fans are devastated. Alvin Soh goes behind the scenes of pop music to unmask her mysterious killer. Was her murder an inside job? Was money or jealousy the motive? Or was something more sinister behind her death? ' (Publisher's blurb)

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y The Mystery of the Bolting Burglar James Lee , Singapore : Angsana Books , 2014 8940047 2014 single work children's fiction children's mystery

'What has happened to a notorious burglar?

Why has he vanished without a trace?

Did he commit the robbery he was planning, or has somebody murdered him?

Mak Seng Leung was supposed to steal a million dollars' worth of diamonds. When he disappears, one of his old friends hires Soh & Co to find him.

What really happened to Mak?

Will Alvin find dead or alive?

And why is Mak's friend so keen to trace him?' (Publication summary)

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