A Murder for Max: A Maxine Benson Mystery

John Lawrence Reynolds (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459810600

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Escaping the pressures of big-city policing, Maxine Benson is happy to be appointed police chief in the resort town of Port Ainslie. Max's biggest challenge is to overcome skepticism at her ability to deal with major crimes like the murder of Billy Ray Edwards. Few people mourn Billy Ray's passing. He was a bully and was also intent on derailing the biggest development project in the town's history. But murder's murder, and Max is ready to solve it on her own and prove her worth to the townspeople. And maybe even to herself.

Reading Level
Lexile
HL600L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
O
ATOS
3.9
DRA
34
Categories
Genre
Action & Adventure Mysteries
Interest Age
Ages 13+
Grade
9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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