Guilty by Norah McClintock
Orca, 2012. 9781554699896.
Interest level: Grades 7 and up.
Finn Newsome was only a child when Mr. Ouimette shot and killed his mother. Now 15, Finn looks out his window during an arguement between his father, his new stepmother and Mr. Ouimette who is newly released from prison. Finn then can’t believe his own eyes; Ouimette shoots his stepmother, the men struggle for the gun and his father shoots Ouimette dead. Why would someone want to kill both his mothers? Be the detective and solve the crime.