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1992 ad in book #51 for the new Mystery series

Scholastic and Ann M. Martin began releasing BSC Mysteries along with the regular books starting in 1991.

General[]

The books are very similar to the regular series, with the only difference being that the baby sitters are usually caught up in solving a minor mystery. In 2022, a reprint of The Mystery at Claudia's House has a release date of April 4, 2023 on Amazon[1]. The first five books have been released exclusively at Walmart.


Books[]

The books and release dates are as follows:

  1. Stacey and the Missing Ring (August 1991) - Stacey is accused of stealing a ring while babysitting.
  2. Beware, Dawn (November 1991) - Dawn receives threatening notes and phone calls while babysitting, all while competing for Sitter of the Month.
  3. Mallory and the Ghost Cat (February 1992) - Mallory finds a potential "ghost" cat.
  4. Kristy and the Missing Child (May 1992) - Jake Kuhn is reported missing, and Kristy was the last person to see him.
  5. Mary Anne and the Secret in the Attic (August 1992) - Mary Anne finds out the truth about her past.
  6. The Mystery at Claudia's House (November 1992) - Weird things are happening to the Kishi family when Claudia's room is ransacked and her sister is caught lying to their parents.
  7. Dawn and the Disappearing Dogs (February 1993) - Dawn's pet-sitting charge and Kristy's puppy go missing, and the babysitters know it's more than a coincidence
  8. Jessi and the Jewel Thieves (April 1993) - Jessi visits her friend Quint in New York City and when they overhear two men discussing a jewel heist, they have to investigate.
  9. Kristy and the Haunted Mansion (June 1993)- Kristy, Bart, Charlie and the all star softball team the Krashers' get caught in a storm and spend a night in a haunted mansion.

    Ad for the first book in the new Mystery series from book #45.

  10. Stacey and the Mystery Money (August 1993) - There's counterfeiting going on in Stoneybrook and, when Stacey ends up accidentally paying someone fake money, the Baby-sitters club have to clear her name.
  11. Claudia and the Mystery at the Museum (November 1993) - Claudia is visiting Stoneybrook's new museum when several thefts occur. Claudia has to find the culprit and save the museum.
  12. Dawn and the Surfer Ghost (December 1993) - Strange things are happening when Dawn sees a ghost off the California coast.
  13. Mary Anne and the Library Mystery (February 1994)- Mary Anne gets a job helping with the children's read-a-thon at Stoneybrook Public Library, where someone is setting books on fire. But who?
  14. Stacey and the Mystery at the Mall (April 1994) - The babysitters are working at the Washington Mall for a class, and they begin to wonder if it's safe to shop there after a string of expensive thefts happen.
  15. Kristy and the Vampires (June 1994) - Accidents, mysterious letters, and rivalries on the set of a TV movie being shot in Stoneybrook add up to trouble for Kristy.
  16. Claudia and the Clue in the Photograph (August 1994) - Claudia unknowingly takes pictures of a bank robbery in progress that end up being the only clues to catch the crooks.
  17. Dawn and the Halloween Mystery (October 1994) - Trick-or-treating is called off after a robbery in Dawn's neighborhood, unless the We Love Kids Club can catch the robber.
  18. Stacey and the Mystery at the Empty House (December 1994) - Stacey is house sitting while the Johanssens are away, only to begin suspecting she is not alone.
  19. Kristy and the Missing Fortune (February 1995) - Kristy digs into Stoneybrook's past and discovers the story of a young heiress who disappeared and took her fortune with her.
  20. Mary Anne and the Zoo Mystery (April 1995) - A school trip takes Mary Anne to the zoo and a mystery arises when they discover someone has been letting animals out of their cages.
  21. Claudia and the Recipe for Danger (August 1995) - Claudia and Mary Anne enter a baking contest, but someone doesn't want them to win.
  22. Stacey and the Haunted Masquerade (October 1995) - Strange things are happening at Stoneybrook Middle School as Stacey helps plan a Halloween dance.
  23. Abby and the Secret Society (February 1996) Abby attempts to solve a murder that is somehow tied to the shady past of the old country club, where she gets a part-time job.
  24. Mary Anne and the Silent Witness (April 1996) Mary Anne discovers that her babysitting charge has witnessed a robbery, but is scared to tell anyone about it.
  25. Kristy and the Middle School Vandal (June 1996) Kristy attempts to discover who vandalized the school, while the Baby-sitters club tries to win a mystery war.
  26. Dawn Schafer, Undercover Baby-sitter (October 1996) Dawn babysits for a family feuding over an inheritance, and attempts to bring the family together by helping them solve the mystery.
  27. Claudia and the Lighthouse Ghost (December 1996) - Old friends of the Kishi family come to stay, which unveils a terrible story that happened a long time ago at the old Stoneybrook lighthouse.
  28. Abby and the Mystery Baby (February 1997) - Abby's family takes in a baby left on their porch while authorities look for the parents.
  29. Stacey and the Fashion Victim (April 1997) - Accidents and threatening notes plague Bellair's Fashion Week, and Stacey must figure out who is behind it.
  30. Kristy and the Mystery Train (June 1997) - Three babysitters embark on a mystery tour with child star Derek Masters , but someone is determined to ruin their good time.
  31. Mary Anne and the Music Box Secret (August 1997) - Mary Anne finds a package hidden in the basement of her grandparents' house. Ignoring the curse written on the packaging, she opens it to discover a beautiful music box, just before odd things begin happening.
  32. Claudia and the Mystery in the Painting (October 1997) - Claudia must search for paintings that everyone swears the artist destroyed before her death.
  33. Stacey and the Stolen Hearts (February 1998) - Someone steals a bag of valentine-grams and begins revealing the very personal content on them.
  34. Mary Anne and the Haunted Bookstore (April 1998) - Mary Anne gets a job at a bookstore, only to discover happenings that aren't just fiction.
  35. Abby and the Notorious Neighbor (June 1998) - Abby becomes convinced that her neighbor is a thief, and tries to gather evidence to take to the police.
  36. Kristy and the Cat Burglar (August 1998) - When a cat burglar strikes a Stoneybrook mansion, Kristy and her friends must work to solve the crime before the thief gets away.
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