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Whistler in the Dark is the sixteenth book in the History Mystery series.


  • Emma Catherine Henderson
  • Margaret Henderson
  • Richard Henderson
  • Judith Littleton
  • Mrs. Littleton
  • James M. Spaulding
  • Mrs. Beecher
  • Silas
  • Nels Torkelson
  • George Maxwell
  • Miss Amaretta Holly
  • Mrs. Sloane
  • Jeremy Abott
  • Mr. Abott
  • Blackjack
  • Dixie John
  • Clark Spaulding
  • Mr. Boggs
  • Mrs. Barker
  • Thomas "Mule"/Mule Tom
  • Tildy Pearce

Chapter-by-Chapter Summary[]

Chapter One: A Bad Omen[]

Chapter Two: Cold Welcome[]

Chapter Three: Choices Made[]

Chapter Four: Meeting the Boarders[]

Chapter Five: Up in Flames[]

Chapter Six: Break-In[]

Chapter Seven: New Resolve[]

Chapter Eight: The Raven[]

Chapter Nine: The Whistler[]

Chapter Ten: A Likely Suspect[]

Chapter Eleven: With a Bird's Eye[]

Chapter Twelve: The Whistler's Story[]

Chapter Thirteen: The Box[]

Chapter Fourteen: Surprises[]

A Peek Into the Past[]