Peggy Schaedler

eggy Schaedler taught high school and middle school English for more than 20 years, and was the head of the English Department. After making a career change, she is now an elementary school library media specialist where she continues reading with her students and encouraging a love of literature. 

Peggy Schaedler



Dagger and Dash
is her first middle grade novel, however, Mrs. Schaedler also wrote the play It's All Natural which was showcased at The Hole in the Wall Theater in Connecticut. She has written and published three articles on motivating children to read and attended The Bread Loaf School of English in Vermont where she studied literature and writing.


She loves reading mysteries and was inspired to write this new series based on her experiences with children who love action, humor and adventure. Mrs. Schaedler lives with her husband, two dogs and two cats in Connecticut.