Outstanding, Intermediate, Young Adult, Mystery, Doppelganger, Families, Secrecy
Everything changes for Chess, Emma, and Finn when they learn that three kids with their same names and birthdays have been kidnapped. When their mom starts acting strange and won’t tell them anything, they wonder if it’s connected to the kidnapping. Then she disappears on a business trip, and even though she left a note telling them not to come looking for her, they start digging into her strange disappearance. As they delve into the mystery Chess, Emma, and Finn find connections with the kidnapped kids and learn of a secret job their mom’s been hiding. Throughout the adventure, they learn to work together to gain the confidence they need to save those they love.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"Greystone Secrets #1: The Strangers,"
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 41:
4, Article 8.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol41/iss4/8