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Miss Dimple Disappears (Miss Dimple Kilpatrick #1) It s 1942, almost a year since the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and the residents of the small town of Elderberry, Georgia, have been rattled down to their worn, rationed shoes For young teacher Charlie Carr, life and love aren t going exactly as planned her head dictates loyalty to the handsome corpsman, Hugh, but whenever she thinks of her best friend s beau, Will, her heart does the Jersey Bounce Charlie is doubly troubled by the disappearance of beloved schoolmistress Miss Dimple Kilpatrick one frosty November morning just before Thanksgiving Miss Dimple, who has taught the town s first graders including Charlie for almost forty years, would never just skip town in the middle of the school year, and Charlie and her best friend, Annie, are determined to prove it. Read Miss Dimple Disappears (Miss Dimple Kilpatrick #1) – sneakerspear.co.uk

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  1. 3.5 stars, looking forward to reading the others

  2. An engaging enough mystery centered on a small town fully involved in World War II and all its privations and preparations Miss Dimple is a much loved local school teacher, and her disappearance starts off this story, which has a few other side plots to keep your interest.

  3. Big changes have come to the small Georgia town where Miss Dimple has taught first grade for 40 years Since World War II broke out, the men have been leaving, many former students and some never to return For third grade teacher Charlie Carr, that means a decided lack of men For now her beau Hugh is still around but she knows it s only a matter of time before her overcomes his mother s objections and marches off to war She isn t sure how she feels about that or making a commitment to him Sh Big changes have come to the small Georgia town where Miss Dimple has taught first grade for 40 years Since World War II broke out, the men have been leaving, many former students and some never to return For third grade teacher Charlie Carr, that means a decided lack of men For now her beau Hugh is still around but she knows it s only a matter of time before her overcomes his mother s objections and marches off to war She isn t sure how she feels about that or making a commitment to him She tries to focus on her job and not think about Hugh, her brother, her best friend s brother and she tries not to resent her younger sister for marrying and moving away preventing Charlie from leaving their widowed ...

  4. I read the most recent book in this series first Miss Dimple Picks a Peck of Trouble and am now trying to play catch up I liked this one even better than that one This series is set during World War 2 in a small North Georgia town where everyone knows everyone else and Miss Dimple has taught first grade for years.I especially like the interactions among the women in this town They remind me a lot of the women in the small town my grandparents lived in who were always so supportive and nosy an I read the most recent book in this series first Miss Dimple Picks a Peck of Trouble and am now trying to play catch up I liked this one even better than that one This series is set during World War 2 in a small North Georgia town where everyone knows everyone else and Miss Dimple has taught first grade for years.I especially like the interactions among the women in this town They remind me a lot of the women in the small town my grandparents lived in who were always so supportive and nosy and had a special caring for neighbors It is like aserious version of the fictional southern town of Mayberry from the Andy Griffith Show There is so much that I recognize as authentic to this type of place and this type of people I grew up in Atlanta which is in North Georgia with the small town my grandparents lived in being 40 miles north of there and the food is the kind of things they cooked It rings true There is also an authen...

  5. I really enjoyed this It was a bit slow in parts but I powered through and really liked how the author tied up all the strings at the end It was interesting to get a peek into WW II Georgia, USA I ve read several other books that take place around this time but take place in England or elsewhere The author seemed very faithful to the historical background The variety of town characters were really what kept me reading the book They were very well drawn and I was kept guessing as to who the I really enjoyed this It was a bit slow in parts but I powered through and really liked how the author tied up all the strings at the end It was interesting to get a peek into WW II Georgia, USA I ve read several other books that take place around this time but take place in England or elsewhere The author seemed very faithful to the historical background The variety of town characters were really what kept me reading the book They were very well dr...

  6. I loved this book Very simple and classic but entertaining Loved the characters and you find yourself getting wrapped up in their lives There is a mystery but at times it seems to be put on the back burner, so to speak but the author puts...

  7. This book is set in 1942 and the small town is upset when the custodian is found dead and the most reliable teacher is missing Charlie is busy trying to avoid hurting her best friend by avoiding her best friends boyfriend and trying to figure out where the teacher is and who killed the custodian.

  8. I liked Miss Dimple and the teachers, and I even liked the mystery, but this is a mystery set in Georgia in 1942, and you re not going to address race Uggggh.

  9. I loved the Augusta Goodnight series, this is new.Miss Dimple DisappearsMignon Ballardc Dec 2010MinotaurISBN 9780312614744Hardcover 23.95Mignon Ballard, author the delightful Augusta Goodnight series, sets off on a different tack with her new mystery series set in Georgia during WWII.Told in 1940 charm, spies are everywhere and Elderberry s grade school boys are on the case or at least one in particular Willie Elrod is convinced he saw his former first grade teacher, Miss Dimple Kilpatrick, I loved the Augusta Goodnight series, this is new.Miss Dimple DisappearsMignon Ballardc Dec 2010MinotaurISBN 9780312614744Hardcover 23.95Mignon Ballard, author the delightful Augusta Goodnight series, sets off on a different tack with her new mystery series set in Georgia during WWII.Told in 1940 charm, spies are everywhere and Elderberry s grade school boys are on the case or at least one in particular Willie Elrod is convinced he saw his former first grade teacher, Miss Dimple Kilpatrick, kidnapped Why won t anyone believe him Not even his pretty fourth grade teacher Miss Charlie Carr Charlie s got enough trouble on her hands trying to explain the school janitor s untimely death the day Miss Dimple, who taught school for forty years and never missed a day, disappears Are the two events related And why aren t ...

  10. I chose to read this book because of the title I loved the name Miss Dimple It was a little slow at first, but then I really got into it and enjoyed it tremendously The characters were engaging and the plot had some twists and turns It takes place in a small town in Georgia during WWII in the year 1942 One of the main characters, Charlie Carr, is a teacher like Miss Dimple, and has a brother in the war, possibly in North Africa She has a beau that leaves for Navy medic training She s not I chose to read this book because of the title I loved the name Miss Dimple It was a little slow at first, but then I really got into it and enjoyed it tremendously The characters were engaging and the plot had some twists and turns It takes place in a small town in Georgia during WWII in the year 1942 One of the main characters, Charlie Carr, is a teacher like Miss Dimple, and has a brother in the war, possibly in North Africa She has a beau that le...

  11. Charlie Carr is teaching school in her hometown of Elderberry, GA She d like to be contributingto teh war effort, but with her sister away and her brother overseas, it s left to Charlie to keep her mother going Still , there s plenty of fun to be had on the home front until beloved first grade teacher Miss Dimple Kilpatrick disappears No one in the boarding house where she s lived for so long knows where she s gone, but readers are aware she s been kidnapped Charlie and her friend Anni Charlie Carr is teaching school in her hometown of Elderberry, GA She d like to be contributingto teh war effort, but with her sister away and her brother overseas, it s left to Charlie to keep her mother going Still , there s plenty of fun to be had on the home front until beloved first grade teacher Miss Dimple Kilpatrick disappears No one in the boarding house where she s lived...

  12. A pleasant story about small town Georgia during WWII Sixty some year old Miss Dimple, Elderberry Elementary s long time first grade teacher disappears What follows is no one person looking for her The main character of the series, if it is to be a series, is another first year teacher at the school who had Miss Dimple herself in first grade She wonders about Miss Dimple s disappearance but doesn t do anything about it until the end of the book Mostly she thinks about her boyfriend and her A pleasant story about small town Georgia during WWII Sixty some year old Miss Dimple, Elderberry Elementary s long time first grade teacher disappears What follows is no one person looking for her The main character of the series, if it is to be a series, is another first year teacher at the school who had Miss Dimple herself in first grade She wonders about Miss Dimple s disappearance but doesn ...