Darby : It's 1926, and things seem peaceful in Marlboro County, South Carolina. Darby Carmichael dreams only of growing up to be a fancy lady and a mother - until her best friend, Evette, proposes a career as a newspaper girl. Before long, Darby's column in the Bennettsville Times is famous in town and beyond. But is Marlboro County ready for the truths its youngest reporter has to tell? Ages 10 and up.
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