SPONSORED: Jane Casey’s “Jess Tennant” Series Raises the Bar on Teen Detective YA

Jess Tennant thought leaving London for a small seaside town up the coast would prove relaxing. But she was wrong. This accidental detective ends up solving the mystery of her cousin’s death and takes on other mysteries, always with a bit of sass and spunk, pulling readers right into her world. NOTE: This content was sponsored and contributed by Macmillan.
How to FallMeet Jess Tennant. Don’t call her a modern-day Nancy Drew. She’s definitely not Britain’s answer to Veronica Mars.   "Jess is…the kind of heroine who doesn’t cower..."-- Publishers Weekly "Jess Tennant…defiantly bucks the local social order…Snappy dialogue and Jess’ tenacity make this a page-turner, and readers will thrill to notice some very obvious loose ends that lead into her forthcoming second outing. High-quality mystery writing for young readers."—Booklist "Readers who have outgrown Nancy Drew but aren't ready for Laurie King or James Patterson will enjoy this female-driven whodunit.”-- School Library Journal Jane Casey’s Jess Tennant Mysteries: Bet Your Life#1 HOW TO FALL: Sixteen-year-old Jess Tennant searches for the truth behind the death of a cousin she never got to meet. #2 BET YOUR LIFEJess gets in over her head when investigating a classmate’s beating. #3 HIDE and SEEK:  One of Jess’s classmates is kidnapped right before the holidays. **** Email library@macmillanusa.com with your full name and mailing address for a complimentary copy of HOW TO FALL and for a 2015 Books for Teens poster. (US-based librarians only, please.)
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