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The house on the cliff

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IL: MG - BL: 5.4 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
740L
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Frank and Joe Hardy are investigating a mysterious old house high on the cliffs above Barmet Bay when they are frightened off by a scream. The boys return to the apparently haunted house when they make a connection between the place and a smuggling case their father is working on. When their father goes missing, they have to investigate the caves beneath the house and confront the smugglers.
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ISBN:
9780448089027
9780448189024
044818902
9780739361757
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.4, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
740L
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Grouped Work ID 680517eb-e0d3-d884-43b2-0a5939facef4
Grouping Title house on the cliff
Grouping Author dixon franklin w
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-04 04:21:04AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-18 04:41:29AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level MG
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auth_author2 Irwin, Bill, 1950-
author Dixon, Franklin W.
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display_description Fenton Hardy, the famous private detective and father of the Hardy Boys, asks his sons to help him with his latest case involving a criminal named Snattman and the illegal drug trade smuggling of stolen drugs. Hardy directs Frank and Joe to a house on the cliff, whose location overlooking Barmet Bay offers an excellent vantage point to watch for smugglers. The Hardys are tricked into the house by cries for help, and are trapped for a short time in the attic; meanwhile, their telescope and motorcycles are damaged, possibly by the smugglers. They observe a man boating on Barmet Bay being chased by another motorboat. After his boat explodes in flames, Biff and Joe swim out while Frank and Chet get a rowboat to rescue the man. Once brought to shore, the man regains consciousness and says his name is Mr. Jones, which the Hardys believe to be a thinly-disguised alias. The next day, both Mr. Hardy and Mr. Jones disappear. Frank and Joe seek out Mr. Hardy's informant at the maritime docks, Pretzel Pete, to see if he knows anything about the smugglers. Frank and Joe revisit the Shore Road area, and inside the house not far from the house on the cliff, Frank sees Mr. Hardy's hat. With their friends Chet Morton, Biff Hooper and Tony Prito, they use a boat to search for a secret tunnel at the base of the cliff. Frank and Joe try to rescue Mr. Hardy but they are also captured at gunpoint. Chet and Tony go to the United States Coast Guard and find Biff Hooper, Jerry Gilroy, and Phil Cohen there and lead them to the smugglers' secret cave. It turns out that Mr. Jones was a spy working for the Coast Guard. At the end the Hardys escape into the house on the cliff and capture Snattman while he is negotiating with police. Snattman apologizes and describes his life as difficult since he lost his father while being an infant and he inherited the house from his dead uncle who was mean to him and he never really had an opportunity to be properly trained so he wants to turn the house into a boys' home where boys who are not properly trained can come to live. - Wikipedia. Teenage detectives Frank and Joe Hardy investigate a supposedly haunted house reported to be the hangout of criminals.
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publishDate 1959, 2002
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series Hardy Boys mystery stories
series_with_volume Hardy Boys mystery stories|2
subject_facet Audiobooks, Children's audiobooks, Detective and mystery fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Hardy Boys (Fictitious characters) -- Juvenile fiction, Haunted houses -- Juvenile fiction, Mystery and detective stories, Smuggling -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The house on the cliff
title_full The house on the cliff / by Franklin W. Dixon, The house on the cliff [sound recording] / Franklin W. Dixon
title_short The house on the cliff
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Hardy Boys (Fictitious characters), Haunted houses, Mystery and detective stories, Smuggling