Bitsy and the Mystery at Amelia Island

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The Overmountain Press, Jul 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 183 pages
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Twelve-year-old Bitsy Burroughs has vowed to turn over a new leaf, cause no more calamities, and live at peace with everyone, But while spending a week with her friends Garrett and Ellie on Amelia Island, Florida, the neighborhood bully pushes her too far, and Bitsy's promise of peace quicly comes to an end. With a bruised body and a deflated ego, she must gather her nerve and compete in Amelia Island's July Fourth Talent Show. When strange things begin happening, Bitsy and her friends reluctantly join forces with the bully, Ernie and his twin sister, Bernie, to discover the dark secrets of a nearby abandoned house. A talking cockatoo and a retired police dog help them along the way as they search for a ghost, run from a witch, and attempt to find out what's so important about a mysterious family portrait, of all which teaches Bitsy the true meaning of the "best things in life."
 

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Contents

Section 1
8
Section 2
15
Section 3
22
Section 4
30
Section 5
36
Section 6
41
Section 7
56
Section 8
68
Section 14
114
Section 15
123
Section 16
128
Section 17
143
Section 18
151
Section 19
156
Section 20
160
Section 21
164

Section 9
80
Section 10
91
Section 11
94
Section 12
101
Section 13
109
Section 22
171
Section 23
176
Section 24
183
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Vonda Skinner Skelton is a freelance writer, Christian women's conference speaker, and playwright. She is the three-time winner of the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference scriptwriting award. She is the author of "Bitsy and the Mystery at Amelia Island "and "Bitsy and the Mystery at Tybee Island. "She lives in Greenville, South Carolina.

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