Hardy Boys 05: Hunting for Hidden Gold

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Penguin, May 1, 1928 - Juvenile Fiction - 192 pages
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Timber wolves, a Rocky Mountain blizzard, and a mine cave-in are only a few of the perils Frank and Joe Hardy encounter during their search for the principal members of a notorious gang responsible for a payroll robbery. Clue by clue, Frank and Joe cleverly fit into place the scattered pieces of this dangerous puzzle and come up with the astonishing solution.


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It was very suspenseful like all the other Hardy Boys books I've read so far. Joe and Frank Hardy's father,Fenton Hardy the famous detective,is on a case in Lucky Lode looking for a man called Big Al who he suspected was in the area. Fenton's guess was right. Big Al was in the neighborhood and he was going after him after his sons. 

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Its an awsome version of detectivity and real life incidents and hsow how mafia and piracy are present there even today.

Contents

Danger in the
A Suspicious Summons
Shortcut to Peril
A Painted Warning
The Strange Blue Light
Ghost Music
A Rooftop Struggle
Tommyknockers
Shadow of the Bear
Big Als Orders
A Fight in the Dark
The Broken Knife
Underground Chase
Cliff Hideaway
The Secret Listener
North from Lone Tree

The Crowbar Clue
Ambush Trail
Wolf Prey
Windy Peak Prisoner

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About the author (1928)

Franklin W. Dixon is a pen name used by a variety of authors writing for the classic series, The Hardy Boys. The first and most well-known "Franklin W. Dixon" was Leslie McFarlane, a Canadian author who contributed 19 of the first 25 books in the series. Other writers who have adopted the pseudonym include Christopher Lampton, John Button, Amy McFarlane, and Harriet Stratemeyer Adams.

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