Three Times Lucky

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Dial Books for Young Readers, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 312 pages
27 Reviews
Newbery honor winner, "New York Times" bestseller, Edgar Award Finalist, and E.B. White Read-Aloud Honor book.
A hilarious Southern debut with the kind of characters you meet once in a lifetime
Rising sixth grader Miss Moses LoBeau lives in the small town of Tupelo Landing, NC, where everyone's business is fair game and no secret is sacred. She washed ashore in a hurricane eleven years ago, and she's been making waves ever since. Although Mo hopes someday to find her "upstream mother," she's found a home with the Colonel--a cafe owner with a forgotten past of his own--and Miss Lana, the fabulous cafe hostess. She will protect those she loves with every bit of her strong will and tough attitude. So when a lawman comes to town asking about a murder, Mo and her best friend, Dale Earnhardt Johnson III, set out to uncover the truth in hopes of saving the only family Mo has ever known.
Full of wisdom, humor, and grit, this timeless yarn will melt the heart of even the sternest Yankee.

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Review: Three Times Lucky (Tupelo Landing #1)

User Review  - DC - Goodreads

A pretty good mystery (it pleased this non-mystery fan, so that's an achievement). Personally, I don't think it's anything too special. The mystery doesn't seem too original, and the whole thing ... Read full review

Review: Three Times Lucky (Tupelo Landing #1)

User Review  - FenristheWolf - Goodreads

Okay, I have outgrown books for younger kids a long time ago, and honestly, because of that I didn't expect this to be that exciting for me...However, I was totally wrong! This book was amazing, I ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Sheila Turnage lives in Maury, North Carolina.

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