I really think you would like this book a lot. Grosset and Dunlap hard cover with dust jacket, first edition 1952, Hardy Boys 31, 212 pages, cover art by Bill Gillies. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Stain along top edge of page block extending only into front endpapers. The book may be an ex-library book. This older edition is some 30 pages longer than the 1960s current version still in print, and includes some archaic language and expressions that date it even more than the current edition.
The man introduces himself as John Mead, owner of a nearby estate. There is on in Indiana, Ohio and perhaps there is one in Mississippi. Category: Juvenile Fiction Author : Franklin W. But then, a new clue is unearthed that sends the young detectives to the Honeycomb Caves. Though warned to leave the area, Frank, Joe, and Cap doggedly remain until they have caught the cunning ex-convicts they are up against in this swift-paced adventure. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. Faint tanning along spine and board edges.
It seemed like more work than the average bad guy would want to do without a for-sure payoff. My older brother who is now 72 had a collection of Hardy Boy books that he had accumulated in the 1940's and 50's. When they start digging for fossils, a giant boulder comes hurtling straight toward them as if guided by an invisible hand. Carolyn Keene had also written the famous Nancy Drew series. Back panel lists Tom Swift, Jr. Their famous detective father, who is tracking down a gang of freight-train robbers, suspects the escapee is part of the gang. Hardy Boys titles list to this one inside book and on front flap.
Most adventure and mystery books are about men trying to find bad people. Moments later, a helicopter drops an object alongside the 'Sleuth'. Pages are unmarked, but there are spots on pages 98 - 101; and minor similar stains on most page edges. Which when they get there nobody knows it by that name. Though warned to leave the area, Frank Joe, and Cap doggedly remain until they have caught the cunning ex-convicts they are up against in this swift-paced adventure.
They had only traveled 1000 miles by plane to get out west to this swamp, and since it was west, this swamp was not in the everglades, and since they also didn't run into alligators, that area was ruled out again by me. But, and this is really important, for the first time ever Chet remembers he had a hobby in the past. Their famous detective father, who is tracking down a gang o. In the 60s, I filled in the gaps with some of the later books as well as the ones my brother didn't have. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Dust jacket is price clipped and is a little worn and the spine ends.
Also the chances of getting caught seemed pretty overwhelming. On their way West the boys and Cap have a near-fatal accident in a private plane which has been sabotaged. This book is typical of the series with slightly more sinister crooks in the mystery. Cover has overall wear and rubbing. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
Your purchase supports More Than Words, a nonprofit job training program for youth, empowering youth to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business. We have more books available by this author!. This is one of the better of the original Hardy tales, with an action-packed storyline that includes a search for fossils in a swamp while the Hardys are harassed initially for unknown reasons. Every night, water strangely disappears from the new reservoir near Skull Mountain. How the young detectives extricate themselves from this dangerous situation and unravel mysteries will keep readers tense with suspense! Though warned to leave the area, Frank, Joe, and Cap doggedly remain until they have caught the cunning ex-convicts they are up against in this swift-paced adventure. Presentation plate on front paste-down, with a couple of tiny nicks to text block edges.
This is another Hardy Boys Go West story, and this one not only has cowboys, it also has people running around on top of a moving train. Frank and Joe Hardy join forces with a team of skilled engineers to solve the baffling mystery. Plot: A teacher in Bayport asks Frank and Joe to come out west to help him with an archaeological dig in Wildcat Swamp. It has also been a great bonding experience that I have with my son. I never read this series when I was a teenager, as I liked the Dana Sisters which was a series written by Carolyn Keene. . Anyone who enjoys the original Hardy series will enjoy The Mystery of Wildcat Swamp.
His one and only Hardy Boys book. Soon the city will be without water! Now these lights have scared many a traveler and it would have been fun to have enlarged on this sighting of theirs in the book. Still, they are a cat and they are wild. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. About Hardy Boys 31: The Secret of Wildcat Swamp An invitation from Cap Bailey, science teacher at Bayport High, to accompany him out West to Wildcat Swamp on an archaeological expedition triggers off a series of dangerous events for Frank and Joe Hardy. Category: Juvenile Fiction Author : Franklin W. Clean text with no markings.