Search Results: "Norah McClintock"


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FROM ABOVE by Norah McClintock
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 25, 2016

"Quick paced and entertaining. (Mystery. 12-18)"
Following Trial by Fire (2016), teen sleuth Riley Donovan has a murder mystery on her hands. Read full book review >

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OUT OF THE COLD by Norah McClintock
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"This series presents readers with nice, tidy mysteries and work as an excellent introduction to the genre, besides being plenty of fun. (Mystery. 11-16)"
Another easy-reading mystery from McClintock. Read full book review >

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TAKEN by Norah McClintock
CLASSICS
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"Told in the first person, this suspenseful survival story is sure to have strong appeal. (Thriller. 12 & up)"
Stephanie dislikes Gregg, her mother's boyfriend—he's diametrically the opposite of Stephanie's deceased father, whom she misses greatly. Read full book review >

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IN TOO DEEP by Norah McClintock
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2013

"Another solid Robyn Hunter outing. (Mystery. 12-16)"
This nifty detective-style mystery series continues with a trip to a resort town and an investigation into a school for troubled boys. Read full book review >

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SHE SAID/SHE SAW by Norah McClintock
CLASSICS
Released: March 1, 2011

"Mysterious and haunting, packed with hard truths about adolescence. (Mystery. 15 & up)"
McClintock, the author of the Ellis Award-winning Chloe & Levesque crime series for teen readers, returns with a slim and shocking stand-alone. Read full book review >

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CLASSICS
Released: Oct. 1, 2009

"Patient readers will pull for this resilient teen determined to rise above a tough life. (Mystery. YA)"
Ryan Dooley returns (Dooley Takes the Fall, 2008), trying to figure out a mystery very close to home: the suspicious death of his estranged mother from an apparent overdose. Read full book review >

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ABOUT THAT NIGHT by Norah McClintock
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 1, 2014

"A classic whodunit. (Mystery. 13 & up)"
The discovery of two bodies yields numerous suspects. Read full book review >

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CLOSE TO THE HEEL by Norah McClintock
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 10, 2012

"A neat, suspenseful mystery tailor-made for young readers. (Mystery. 10-14)"
This exciting mystery-suspense novel takes readers to faraway Iceland. Read full book review >

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CLEANUP by Norah McClintock
Released: Oct. 1, 2012

"Weighing in at just over 100 pages, this solid mystery is good for both the series' target audience and readers who don't want a long-term commitment."
A young Latina finds herself out of her job and attempting to clear her friend and co-worker in the murder of their employer. Read full book review >

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SLIDE by Norah McClintock
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 20, 2016

"Light on mystery but strong on adventure and heart. (Mystery. 9-12)"
Fourteen-year-old Rennie accompanies his grandmother on a ski trip and uncovers a murder plot. Read full book review >

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TRIAL BY FIRE by Norah McClintock
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 19, 2016

"A solid mystery with social overtones. (Mystery. 12-18)"
This latest Riley Donovan mystery takes Riley to a small town that doesn't want to accept an immigrant farmer. Read full book review >

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HIT AND RUN by Norah McClintock
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 1, 2014

"The rescue of an at-risk adolescent with light and dark sides takes center stage, but the unfolding mystery adds a dramatic subplot. (Mystery. 12-14)"
Bad seed wars with good in an orphaned teenager who finds out that his mother's death wasn't an accident. Read full book review >