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The Sign of the Twisted Candles
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Publication date June 1, 1968
Binding Hardcover
Edition Revised
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780448095097
ISBN-10 0448095092
Dimensions 0.75 by 5 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Original list price $8.99
Other format details juvenile
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
While solving the mystery of an old man's disappearing fortune, Nancy ends a family feud and reveals the identity of an orphan of unknown parentage.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Another exciting mystery begins for the  young detective when her friends Bess and George ask her to investigate a rumor that their wealthy great-granduncle, Asa Sidney, is virtually a prisoner in his own mansion. But solving the mystery and befriending Carol Wipple, the sixteen-year-old foster daughter of the caretakers of the old mansion, nearly costs Nancy the friendship of Bess and George. It takes all of Nancy's sleuthing ability as well as diplomacy to save it.Nancy braves one danger after another to bring to justice the swindlers who are stealing Asa Sidney’s fortune. With only the sign of the twisted candles to guide her, Nancy uncovers hidden treasure and an amazing letter that ends a family feud and brings unexpected happiness to Carol.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780448095097 Book cover for 9781557091635
 
With Carolyn G. Hart (other contributor), Tandy H. Russell (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Applewood Books (December 1, 1996)
9781557091635 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.95
About: While solving the mystery of an old man's disappearing fortune, Nancy ends a family feud and reveals the identity of an orphan of unknown parentage.
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Revised edition from Grosset & Dunlap (June 1, 1968)
9780448095097 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.60 lbs | List price $8.99
About: When Nancy learns that a wealthy old man is being held prisoner in his own mansion she uncovers a family feud and hidden treasure
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781933299457
 
With Danica Reese (other contributor), Bob Deyan (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Request Audiobooks (March 30, 2007)
9781933299457 | details & prices | 5.50 × 4.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.38 lbs | List price $14.95
About: While solving the mystery of an old man's disappearing fortune, Nancy ends a family feud and reveals the identity of an orphan of unknown parentage.
Library
Book cover for 9780448195094
 
from Putnam Pub Group (January 1, 1975)
9780448195094 | details & prices | List price $3.29
About: Nancy, as mediator in a generation-old feud, divulges an unknown birthright.

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