David Baker survived his family's move, but life in Bromilton is not what he expected. A spooky old house, a new friend, and a grouchy woman at church make for an unusual combination. In The Mystery of the Manse, David learns that the old house holds a secret, a secret that provides an unexpected solution to a problem hidden for years.
Author Richard F. Studebaker, Ph.D., an experienced children's story-teller, has crafted a fascinating yet realistic tale of children learning history while confronting prejudice. Studebaker is a pastor in rural southwest Ohio. He grew up as a "preacher's kid", and has lived in seven Midwestern states.