Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Invisible Chimes” as Want to Read:
The Invisible Chimes
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Invisible Chimes

(Judy Bolton Mysteries #3)

4.01  ·  Rating details ·  108 ratings  ·  9 reviews
""Doctor, I can't remember. I can't recall-a-single-thing."" The strange girl whom Judy calls 'Honey' appears to have no memory of her past. Honey's sweet disposition endears her to both the Bolton and the Dobbs families, but Judy begins to wonder if Honey is hiding something. Honey's behavior is strange, and she is evasive when questioned about her actions. Adding to Judy ...more
Hardcover, 154 pages
Published February 1st 1987 by Amereon Limited (first published 1932)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Invisible Chimes, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Invisible Chimes

Corelli's Mandolin by Louis de BernièresThe Piano by Jane CampionThe Magic Flute (Die Zauberflote) in Full Score by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartThe Tin Drum by Günter GrassAccordion Crimes by Annie Proulx
Musical Instruments
217 books — 65 voters
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodLittle Women by Louisa May AlcottGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Blind Assassin by Margaret AtwoodOryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
Maggie Mae
108 books — 15 voters


More lists with this book...

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
Average rating 4.01  · 
Rating details
 ·  108 ratings  ·  9 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Lois
Sep 19, 2009 rated it really liked it
This book was fun reading. I read many Judy Bolton books while I was in high school, I know I read all that my school library had, but I have no idea if I read all 38 of them. So far I don't remember the stories, it's like I am reading them for the first time. Maybe I am on these first books.
Skjam!
This is a simple mystery story aimed at young teenaged girls, ala Nancy Drew. Judy is a girl with a forceful personality and boundless curiosity, plus she's good at details, all of which serve her well in dealing with the mysteries she runs into. Her primary weakness is that she jumps to conclusions, and will ignore data that contradicts her hypotheses until someone reminds her otherwise.

The mystery itself is pretty straightforward; I guessed all the twists several pages before Judy
...more
Maggie Holmes
Oct 21, 2017 rated it liked it
Reading this I was transported back almost 60 years ago to when I read all of the Judy Bolton books. I used to get one for my birthday or Christmas. I immediately remembered all of the characters (which spoiled the mystery since I knew who Honey really was.) This was all about nostalgia for me. The book still seemed better than the Nancy Drew I recently reread, but, even so, these were definitely for the younger set. Books for teens certainly have changed since I was a kid. I'm willing to read m ...more
Maureen
Jul 05, 2016 marked it as to-read
This was one of the more detective type books. Missing items from the antic store and people who have amnesia. I read all of these as a teen and loved them then and am now rereading them as an adult. Love them now. Out of all the mystery Judy does her magical work and finds the missing items and takes in the lost girl whom they name Honey. She becomes family, but more than that she is family. Another mystery to add to the mystery of the missing store items.
Mikayla
May 02, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystry, three-stars
Not my favorite book in the seres, I thought the mystery was much easyer to figour out then the others.
Wilma
Dec 05, 2008 rated it really liked it
Another good mystery.
Kristine Hansen
A theft, a mysterious girl with no memory, and a lot of adventure is what's waiting for Judy in this exciting adventure.

Without having read about Judy before I fell into this story without being sure what to expect. What I found was a fiercely likable girl with a good head on her shoulders, and a love for mysteries. At times she seems a little naive, but you have to take under consideration the time period in which these books are written.

I loved getting to know Judy and want very much to find
...more
Nancy Bandusky
Feb 11, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is a delightful mystery that a "thinking" reader will probably figure out before Judy if read shortly after The Haunted Attic. In this story, the reader is introduced to a new character that is quite important to the series.

The value of belonging to a "family" is an underlying current along with the concept of nature versus nurture.

Frank
Good entry in the Judy Bolton series.
Jo-Ann Murphy
rated it liked it
Oct 31, 2012
Aaron
rated it liked it
Oct 24, 2008
Kay
rated it really liked it
Sep 01, 2012
Betsy
rated it really liked it
Oct 12, 2016
Kinsey
rated it it was amazing
Sep 21, 2012
Genette Kates
rated it it was amazing
May 05, 2013
Jori Mosier
rated it it was amazing
Dec 14, 2012
Nora
rated it really liked it
Aug 07, 2008
Janis Durelle
rated it liked it
Feb 22, 2019
Carole Moore
rated it it was amazing
Jun 25, 2015
Virginia
rated it really liked it
Jul 14, 2013
Dina
rated it it was amazing
May 08, 2009
Trish
rated it it was amazing
Jan 15, 2013
Isis
rated it it was amazing
Dec 30, 2012
Leah Kline
rated it it was amazing
Jul 30, 2014
Ruth
rated it it was amazing
Feb 08, 2014
Paula
rated it really liked it
Sep 18, 2008
Sandi Malone
rated it really liked it
Jan 22, 2019
Jill
rated it it was amazing
Sep 05, 2008
Melba
rated it it was ok
Oct 02, 2013
« previous 1 3 4 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
30 followers
Margaret Sutton was born Rachel Irene Beebe in Odin, Pennsylvania in 1903. She was the daughter of Victor Beebe, a well-known historian, and Estella Andrews Beebe. Being a spirited nonconformist, she dropped out of high school, but in 1920, graduated from the Rochester Business Institute. After graduation, she worked for several years as a secretary and in printing. During that time, she met Willi ...more

Other books in the series

Judy Bolton Mysteries (1 - 10 of 39 books)
  • The Vanishing Shadow (Judy Bolton Mysteries, #1)
  • The Haunted Attic (Judy Bolton Mysteries, #2)
  • Seven Strange Clues (Judy Bolton)
  • The Ghost Parade (Judy Bolton)
  • The Yellow Phantom (Judy Bolton Mysteries, #6)
  • The Mystic Ball (Judy Bolton)
  • The Voice in the Suitcase (Judy Bolton Mysteries, #8)
  • The Mysterious Half Cat (Judy Bolton Mysteries, #9)
  • The Riddle of the Double Ring (Judy Bolton)
  • The Unfinished House (Judy Bolton)