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publisher: Orca Book Publishers

Tell

by Norah McClintock

tagged: law & crime, blended families, mysteries & detective stories
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list price: $9.95
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook Paperback
published: Sep 2006
ISBN:9781551435114
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 100
Grade:
8 to 12
Awards
  • Commended, Tayshas List
  • Short-listed, Stellar Award nominee
  • Short-listed, YALSA Quick Picks
  • Commended, CCBC Our Choice
  • Short-listed, Arthur Ellis Award nominee
  • Commended, Resource Links "The Year's Best"
Editorial Reviews

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

— KLIATT

"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

"Highly Recommended."

— Canadian Book Review Annual

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