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The Mystery of Crocodile Island
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Publication date March 1, 1978
Pages 180
Binding Hardcover
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780448095554
ISBN-10 0448095556
Dimensions 0.65 by 5.15 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
Other format details juvenile
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Nancy Drew and her friend, Bess Marvin, are sent by Nancy's father to investigate mysterious goings on at a crocodile breeding farm in Florida description: Product Description: In a response to a friend’s call for help, Nancy’s father, a lawyer, asks her to travel to mysterious Crocodile Island with her friends Bes and George to study the reptiles and try to uncover a group of suspected poachers.

Upon their arrival in Florida, the girls are kidnapped but cleverly escape to pursue their detective work. Dangers mount as they cope with reptiles, enemy boats, and exciting chases after the men who are responsible for a sinister racket that involves many unsuspecting victims. In the end, Nancy makes a bold move to untangle the mass of clues, but she and Ned become imprisoned in the enemy’s submarine and are held for ransom!

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9780448095554 | details & prices | 180 pages | 5.15 × 7.75 × 0.65 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.55 lbs | List price $7.99
About: A young detective's attempts to uncover a group of poachers on Crocodile Island in Florida involve her with kidnapping, reptiles, enemy boats, and a sinister racket.

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