Mystery at Blue Ridge Cemetery

Mystery at Blue Ridge Cemetery

By Florence Parry Heide; Roxanne Heide Pierce; Sophie Escabasse (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, Hardcover, 9780807576953, 116pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2013

The Spotlight Clubbers create stone rubbings of Civil War-era tombstones for a summer school class on the Civil War. Cindy has chosen the tombstone of Serafina Winslow, who died in 1862. Then, at the neighborhood yard sale, Cindy locates a box of interesting-looking old photos and frames and miscellaneous papers. When she takes it home with her, she discovers Serafina Winslow's journal inside Things get even more mysterious when Cindy finds a sketch of her neighbor's missing locket in the journal. What does the long-deceased Serafina Winslow have to do with the recent disappearance of the locket? Leave it to the Spotlight Club to dig up the answers

About the Author
Florence Parry Heide is an award-winning author of more than a hundred children's books, including the Treehorn series, illustrated by Edward Gorey, and "Princess Hyacinth (The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated), " illustrated by Lane Smith. She lives in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Roxanne Heide Pierce co-authored many books with her mother, Florence Parry Heide, including The Spotlight Club series and Always Listen to Your Mother. She passed away in 2012.

Maxine Linnell lives in Leicester. She is a trained psychotherapist and has written poetry, plays, short stories and now novels. She loves gardens and gardening, walking and singing.