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Break and Enter

Break and Enter

by Norah McClintock

ISBN 9780439956352 Paperback
224 Pages | 4.2" x 6.75" | Ages 13 to 17

Chloe can't believe a teacher would accuse her of cheating. And when she finds herself under suspicion for vandalism, too, she realizes she's being framed. As she tries to figure out why she's being set up, she uncovers a trail of blood... and a far more sinister plot. Winner of the Crime Writers of Canada's Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Novel.


  • Winner, Arthur Ellis Award, Best Juvenile/YA Book, 2003
  • Short-listed, Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award, 2003
  • Short-listed, Snow Willow Award (Saskatchewan Young Readers' Choice), 2003
  • Commended, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Our Choice, 2003

Rights Sold

  • Dutch - Clavis
  • Indonesian - Kaifa
  • Norwegian - Stabenfeldt
  • Portuguese - Melhoramentos
  • Swedish – B. Wahlstroms
  • Turkish – CAN Children's Books

Selling Points

  • McClintock is the writer of gripping mystery/suspense titles for YA readers
  • Only author to have won the Arthur Ellis Award for Crime Fiction five times!
  • Norah consistently makes the top Ontario Library Association awards lists.
  • Our most translated author with titles in 18 different languages!
  • McClintock books garner strong reviews. The Vancouver Sun calls her "John Grisham for teens" and Quill & Quire said: "McClintock delivers the goods.

Also by
Norah McClintock

  • Dear Canada: A Sea of Sorrows
  • Something to Prove
  • In Too Deep
  • Change of Heart
  • Nowhere to Turn

Contact Information

Maral Maclagan, Rights and Contracts Manager | 416-915-3524
604 King Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 1E1

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