Book Series

Sherlock Sam

Cleverly told with a mix of logic and offbeat humour, the award-winning Sherlock Sam series feature full-length mysteries revolving around Samuel Tan Cher Lock, Singapore’s greatest kid detective and his trusty robot, and a host of rich, diverse characters in an ever-expanding universe. The stories, written by A.J. Low explore locations in Singapore and around the world, craftily retaining a distinct cultural identity while offering a universal appeal for middle-grade readers.

The Sherlock Sam series has won the International Schools Libraries Network’s Red Dot Awards for 2013–2014, and the Popular Readers’ Choice Awards three times. The books have also been published in North America, Indonesia, Turkey and South Korea. An animated series is now in production.


Sherlock Sam and the Mysterious Mastermind in Seoul

Book 13

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Fiendish Heist in London

Book 12

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam’s Orange Shorts

Book 11.5

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Quantum Pair in Queenstown

Book 11

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and The Comic Book Caper in New York

Book 10

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Obento Bonanza in Tokyo

Book 9

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Fiendish Mastermind in Jurong

Book 8

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Stolen Script in Balestier

Book 7

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Cloaked Classmate in MacRitchie

Book 6

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Vanished Robot in Penang

Book 5

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Alien Encounter on Pulau Ubin

Book 4

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Sinister Letters in Bras Basah

Book 3

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Ghostly Moans in Fort Canning

Book 2

A.J. Low

Sherlock Sam and the Missing Heirloom in Katong

Book 1

A.J. Low