Fiction - Mystery- Sleuth

Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Missing Heiress (Skylar Robbins mysteries Book 3)

Category:Fiction - Mystery- Sleuth

Author:Carrie Cross

  • Publisher: Teen Mystery Press
  • Publication Date: March 25, 2017
  • Number of Pages: 313
  • ISBN-10: 0989414345
  • ISBN-13: 978-0989414340
  • ASIN: B076GSJ95X

Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Missing Heiress by Carrie Cross is a thrilling third entry in the Skylar Robbins mysteries series, an engaging blend of adventure, mystery, and humor that captivates readers of all ages. Xandra Collins is a rich heiress who inherits a fortune and mysteriously vanishes, leaving behind a 100-year-old mansion. Thirteen-year-old detective Skylar Robbins, armed with her wit and determination, moves into the abandoned estate with her family. Determined to unravel the mystery, Skylar joins forces with her best friend Alexa and the brilliant Daniel Gannon, setting the stage for a captivating adventure.

Carrie Cross weaves a masterful tale filled with secret codes, mystifying clues, and life-threatening challenges. The plot is unpredictable and readers are clueless about what to expect next as Skylar and her team race against time to solve the disappearance of Xandra Collins. The inclusion of hidden keys and suspenseful waves adds an extra layer of excitement to the narrative.

The characters in the book are finely drawn and credible, making them relatable to the readers. Skylar Robbins stands out as a dynamic and resourceful young detective, leading a team that showcases the power of collaboration and friendship. The camaraderie between Skylar, Alexa, and Daniel adds a delightful touch to the story. Carrie Cross's writing is both compelling and gorgeous, and the exciting dialogues make it even more enjoyable. Fans of the series will be excited to read this third engrossing installment. Cross’ gift for character, the wonderful world-building, and the deft plotting are elements that establish the author as a gifted entertainer. 

Reviewed By: Christian Fernandez

Reviewed Date: November 10, 2023

Category: Fiction - Mystery- Sleuth

Thriller, Suspense & Mystery