The Phantom Freighter (The Hardy Boys, No. 26)

By Franklin W. Dixon

While eccentric Thaddeus McClintock invitations Frank and Joe Hardy to accompany him on a sea voyage, the teenage investigators turn into entangled in an internet of puzzle. who's attempting to block the 3 from securing reservation on freighter ships that hold passengers? The decided efforts of Frank and Joe bring about a detrimental online game of wits with a hoop of slippery smugglers and to a dramatic war of words at the excessive seas. here's an exhilarating, action-filled secret that might preserve the reader on side with suspense.

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The Need for Fear

A younger journalist uncovers what may be the world’s largest conspiracy—if in basic terms he can turn out it

For years, Chi Sandwith has written approximately such things as alien abductions, puppet masters, and brainwashing. He’s now not a “conspiracy theorist” though—he’s a major journalist and a seeker of the reality. while Chi meets a guy who claims to be a former undercover agent, it appears like proof of an important conspiracy has landed correct within the reporter’s lap.
 
yet can Chi think a unmarried observe he hears from the pro liar? And why is the previous spook so cause on introducing Chi to a lady who may possibly reveal the agent’s darkish prior? Over the process 1 day, Chi is confronted with spies, anarchists, a tough-as-nails policewoman, a hugely important fridge, and a really harsh fact: he's a rank beginner in a global of risky professionals . . .
 
The desire for Fear is a significant other novella to Strangled Silence

 

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Strangled Silence

Are you being watched?

Before she turns twenty-one, Amina Mir intends to have one in every of her tales released at the entrance web page of the Chronicle. So whilst she will get an internship there, she’s delighted, whether it skill a summer time making espresso and writing human-interest tales. Then she interviews Ivor McMorris. A veteran of the battle in Sinnostan, Ivor is confident that somebody interfered along with his stories whereas he used to be there—but if he does whatever approximately it, the watchers will make him disappear.

At first, Amina is skeptical. because the daughter of an enormous within the Royal Marines, she understands that veterans frequently be afflicted by posttraumatic pressure ailment. but if she meets Chi Sandwith, a conspiracy investigator who has spoken to dozens of squaddies like Ivor, Amina realizes that she can have stumbled upon the largest and such a lot terrifying executive cover-up ever. Now if purely she will be able to holiday the tale sooner than disappearing herself.

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The Flickering Torch Mystery (Hardy Boys, Book 22)

By Franklin W. Dixon

Unexplainable airplane crashes close to an airport at the East Coast plunge Frank and Joe Hardy right into a extraordinary case. From the instant Frank and Joe discover a radioactive engine in an plane junkyard, unforeseen risks strike like lightning. regardless of the repeated makes an attempt on their lives, the teenage detectives pursue their research, studying very important clues and others that offer the answer to 1 of the main baffling mysteries the men and Mr. Hardy have ever encountered.

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The Disappearing Staircase Mystery (The Boxcar Children, Book 85)

By Gertrude Chandler Warner

Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny used to dwell on my own in a boxcar. Now they've got a house with their grandfather, and they're solving up the previous Bugbee apartment, a spooky mansion of their local! The Aldens are assisting the guts and fingers team restoration an outdated property. the home is bursting with collections of its mysterious and kooky former proprietor. but if the contents of the home are auctioned off, the Aldens notice that a lot of the gathering is lacking! And that's no longer the one secret expecting the Aldens during this unusual mansion. because the youngsters discover, they arrive throughout hidden rooms, mystery passageways, and weird noises coming from the partitions. The Aldens are decided to benefit the key of the Bugbee residence . . . yet are they the one ones?

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