Maxwell Parker, P.I.

What’s it all about?

Twelve-year-old amateur detective Maxwell Parker suspects that her elderly new neighbor has committed murder. With the help of her best friend, Kenneth, Maxwell proceeds to investigate. Meanwhile, having just started junior high, Maxwell must deal with the possibility of losing her best friend to the popular girls, as well as the cost of fitting in.


Published September 2014 – Grades 6-8

What are people saying?

“A humorous, entertaining story of an aspiring detective who finds her inner moxie.”—Kirkus Reviews

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Maxwell Parker, P.I. was named a notable middle-grade book in Shelf Unbound’s (see page 88) third annual writing competition for best independently published book!

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