This story is rated 14A due to the nature of the theme: Murder Mystery. Naturally, this story has scenes describing murders. There are also a number of action scenes where injury and death is caused by firearms.
There are intense dialogs at times, however no profanities are present.
There are no sexual scenes nor descriptions of the matter. A husband and wife become pregnant but that is the only element regarding this advisory.
Prescribed drugs are used to aid in the psychological state of a character. There is no alcohol consumption mentioned.
This story is not recommended for children under the age of 14A simply due to the strong subject matter regarding murder. If your child has already seen the many murder mysteries that are showcased on modern television, you will find this story contains far less graphic content and thus a parent may use their own discretion when allowing a preteen to read this story.