Shelby got bitten by the crime-solving bug while living with her Grandpa in Cocoa Beach. Pretty soon, Shelby was so into searching for clues, that even moving to Wilton, Massachusetts with her Grandpa didn't stop her. It wasn't easy leaving her friends in Cocoa Beach, but Shelby jumped at the chance to tackle all new mysteries in a brand new city! Sure being a sleuth can be dangerous, but it's all part of the job for Shelby Woo. Ok, maybe solving mysteries isn't really her JOB; technically, she's a police special assistant, which is an official-sounding name for a trainee. So what if she's only 17 and keeps getting yelled at for getting involved? If mysteries kept falling into your lap, wouldn't YOU want to solve them?
When a gold coin is stolen from a local dive shop, Shelby, Cindi and Noah look for the missing treasure.
A dolphin at a marine lab in Cocoa Beach is missing. The police in town are distracted by smuggling activity in the area. Shelby takes on a mystery the adults ignore and ends up solving both cases.
Jack Berg, champion surfer and local celebrity, is accused of drugging a rival. Shelby thinks he's been framed--despite strong evidence against him and the opinions of most of the adults in town.
A famous astronaut is kidnapped from Shelby's grandfather's B&B. In tracking him down, Shelby finds out more than she wants to know about the human side of an American hero.
When Shelby, Noah and Cindi get stuck with counterfeit tickets for a concert in Cocoa Beach, Shelby wants to find out who planted the fake tickets--and why.