Childrens Books All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst  

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Whether you've read all 39 Clues books or are trying to decide which one to read first, you've come to the right place. Fans of the series have come to adore the narrative that intertwines family rivalry, mystery, clue cracking, and actual historical events to make an intricate and compelling narrative arc. Beginning with Benjamin Franklin, the titles have touched on everything from the Hindenburg disaster to the Bubonic Plague. Here, you'll find all 39 Clues books ranked best to worst by fans! 

Through the course of many installments, every 39 Clues book has been covertly educational. When embroiled in the Cahill family's quest to find a serum to create the most powerful person on earth, young adult readers miss the fact they're actually learning something. For books that teach kids a better understanding of world history, browse this list! 

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In Too Deep is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
In Too Deep 2009-11-03

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The Maze of Bones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
The Maze of Bones 2008-09-09

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The Sword Thief is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
The Sword Thief 2009-03-03

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Countdown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Countdown 2014

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One False Note is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
One False Note 2008-12-02

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Beyond the Grave is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Beyond the Grave 2009-06-02

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Flashpoint is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Flashpoint 2014

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Spymasters is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Spymasters 2013

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The Redcoat Chase is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
The Redcoat Chase Clifford Riley

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Operation Trinity is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Outbreak is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Shatterproof is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Black Circle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
The Black Circle 2009-08-11

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Into the Gauntlet is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Into the Gauntlet 2010-08-31

The Meanest Pranks Parents Ever Pulled on Their Kids

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The Viper's Nest is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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A King's Ransom is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Trust No One is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Storm Warning is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Storm Warning 2010-05-25

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Mission Hurricane is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Emperor's Code is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Medusa Plot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

The Greatest Graphic Novels and Collected Editions

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Breakaway is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst
Breakaway 2013

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Mission Titanic is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Mission Atomic is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Silent Night is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Houdini Escape is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Submarine Job is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Mission Hindenburg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Nowhere to Run is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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The Dead of the Night is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst

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Day of Doom is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list All the 39 Clues Books, Ranked Best to Worst