young adult mysteries and crime fiction

about Norah

photo of Norah McClintock

Norah was born and raised in Pointe Claire, Quebec, and is a graduate of McGill University. Always a big reader and firm believer in the value of public libraries, she decided early in life that she wanted to be a writer.

To date, she has written more than 60 books. Norah specializes in young adult crime fiction and is a five-time winner of a crime Writers of Canada’s Arthur Ellis Award for crime fiction for young people.

She has written several series, including the Chloe and Levesque, Mike and Riel, Robyn Hunter, and Ryan Dooley books, as well as many other books. She has also published a graphic novel, I Witness, with illustrations by Mike Deas.

Norah’s books have been translated into 16 languages.

Norah is available to speak to students in grades 7 and up.