High-Rise Mystery is an excellent addition to the growing list of crime fiction for middle grade readers. This exciting tale introduces us to Nik and Norva, two young girls who have a nose for solving crimes. When one of their local neighbourhood favourites Hugo turns up murdered, they embark on a mission to find out who is responsible. However, it doesn’t look good because all fingers are pointing at their dad! It will take everything they have to solve the crime and save him. Will they find the real killer before it’s too late?
High-Rise Mystery is a gripping tale with twists around every corner. The characters are larger than life and drag the reader right into the thick of things. Nik and Norva are excellent as the main characters and unlikely crime fighting duo. It’s a refreshing story that is modern, realistic and thoroughly enjoyable!