Midnight in Lonesome Hollow: A Kit Mystery

Midnight in Lonesome Hollow: A Kit Mystery

Kit is visiting Aunt Millie in Mountain Hollow, Kentucky, in 1934. When a professor arrives to study Kentucky mountain traditions, Kit is thrilled to help with her research--until it becomes clear that somebody doesn't want outsiders nosing around. Kit decides to find out who's making trouble, even if it means venturing into Lonesome Hollow in the dark of night. Girls will enjoy solving the mystery right along with Kit. This latest book from Kathleen Ernst, previously nominated for both the Edgar and the Agatha Award, also includes an illustrated Looking Back section to provide historical context.

Title:Midnight in Lonesome Hollow: A Kit Mystery
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781593691608
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    Midnight in Lonesome Hollow: A Kit Mystery Reviews

  • Bethany Corkran

    This historical fiction chapter book is about a young girl named Kit who goes to visit her Aunt Millie. A researcher comes to discover new things of the Kentucky Mountains. This researcher gets suspic...

  • Betty Brown

    The historical details in this were really interesting and showed me about an era and a geographical area that I didn’t much about before. All of the characters were sympathetic, even when they were...

  • Bev

    Midnight in Lonesome Hollow is an entry in the American Girl Mystery series which features Margaret Mildred Kittredge who goes by Kit. Kit is visiting her Aunt Millie in the Appalachian area of Kentuc...

  • Ashley

    Kit is visiting Aunt Millie in 1934. When a professor arrives to study Kentucky Mountain traditions, Kit is thrilled to help with her research - until it becomes clear that somebody doesn't want "outs...

  • Miri

    Kit is visiting her Aunt Millie in the mountain region of Kentucky, she's helping her Aunt Millie bring books to people living in Mountain Hollow, ever since the mining company left, the school shut d...

  • Jasmine

    The name of the book is “Midnight in the Lonesome Hollow.” The book was written by Kathleen Ernst. There is no illustrator. The main character is Kit Kittredge, an American Girl who lives during t...

  • Sesana

    Surprisingly, this mystery actually ties in with one of Kit's short stories. But all you need to know is explained in the first chapter. This is probably the closest that the American Girls will get t...

  • Zoe

    This was pretty well done - there is a bit of a mystery, but it's also a nice picture of what life was like in the Appalachian mountains during the depression. As usual with American Girl, heavily see...

  • Carolyn

    Not my favorite of the AG mysteries but still fun to read with my 8 year old. Some of the sentence structure and vocabulary is at a higher reading level than my daughter is at, and the Kentucky turns ...

  • Karalynn Tyler

    My 2nd Grade daughter and I love sharing these American Girl mysteries together. This one was a lot of fun and my daughter and I enjoyed talking about the setting together....