Miss Dimple picks a peck of trouble

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"It's the summer of 1944 and the world seems mired in a War that will never end. On the home front, the people of Elderberry, Georgia, are doing everything they can to support the troops. Even with a war on, the peaches are ripe for picking. As veteran teacher Miss Dimple Kilpatrick and her colleagues work in the orchard, they hear frantic calls for help: An eighteen-year-old girl, Prentice, has been missing--and is later found murdered. Miss Dimple and her fellow teachers-turned-sleuths are determined to find the killer. Although Prentice had recently broken up with her boyfriend, the most obvious suspect isn't always the right one: Prentice may have been keeping some secrets; and there is a local woman who claims to have witnessed the whole abduction--except she also believes she is Scarlett O'Hara, that Nazi spies are pursuing her, and that she knows where the Confederate gold is buried. Figuring out what really happened to Prentice is sure to be a challenge. But Miss Dimple, who has taught the town's first graders for decades, has never been daunted by a challenge. Mignon F. Ballard's newest edition to her Miss Dimple mystery series, Miss Dimple Picks a Peck of Trouble, is filled with period charm and a wonderfully brave band of amateur sleuths"--
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subject_facet Elementary school teachers -- Fiction, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Cozy, FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical, Georgia -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Mystery fiction, Teenage girls -- Crimes against -- Fiction, Women teachers -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Georgia -- Fiction
title_display Miss Dimple picks a peck of trouble
title_full Miss Dimple picks a peck of trouble / Mignon F. Ballard, Miss Dimple picks a peck of trouble [electronic resource] / Mignon F. Ballard
title_short Miss Dimple picks a peck of trouble
topic_facet Crimes against, Elementary school teachers, Teenage girls, Women teachers, World War, 1939-1945