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Tell

by Norah McClintock

tagged: mysteries & detective stories, law & crime, blended families
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list price: $0.99
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published: Sep 2006
pages: 128
ISBN:9781554697281
publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Description

When his step-father Phil is shot dead in an apparent robbery, David becomes the prime suspect. Where was David that night, and what does he know about Phil?

About the Author
Norah McClintock won the Crime Writers of Canada's Arthur Ellis Award for crime fiction for young people five times. She wrote more than sixty YA novels, including contributions to Seven (the series), the Seven Sequels and the Secrets series.
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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
12 to 18
Grade:
8 to 12
Awards
  • Commended, Tayshas List
  • Short-listed, Stellar Award nominee
  • Short-listed, Arthur Ellis Award nominee
  • Short-listed, YALSA Quick Picks
  • Commended, CCBC Our Choice
  • Commended, Resource Links "The Year's Best"
Editorial Reviews

"The short length, quick pace and elements of mystery combine to make this thriller another Orca Sounding title that will appeal to many readers."

— NMRLS Youth Services Book Review

"A beautifully written book. [The author] can definitely keep the reader attached and interested. A great read!"

— TeensReadToo.com

"Fast-paced and edgy…Tell will satisfy any reader eager to solve a case…A clever, modern who-done-it. Highly Recommended."

— CM Magazine

"A well-written, compelling story to be enjoyed by [a] YA audience, especially male readers."

— KLIATT

"Highly Recommended."

— Canadian Book Review Annual

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