Mystery of Crocodile Island (Nancy Drew, No. 55)
In a reaction to a friend’s demand support, Nancy’s father, a legal professional, asks her to shuttle to mysterious Crocodile Island together with her neighbors Bes and George to check the reptiles and check out to discover a bunch of suspected poachers.
Upon their arrival in Florida, the women are abducted yet cleverly get away to pursue their detective paintings. hazards mount as they take care of reptiles, enemy boats, and fascinating chases after the lads who're answerable for a sinister racket that comprises many unsuspecting sufferers. finally, Nancy makes a daring circulation to untangle the mass of clues, yet she and Ned develop into imprisoned within the enemy’s submarine and are held for ransom!
He used to be a sneak thief who was once attempting to make off with whatever from the estate,” Danny recommended. “When he observed us, he ran.” “It’s possible,” Nancy agreed. “But it’s much more likely that Bess is correct. He may have us out of your residence to determine what we have been doing.” George appeared at the back of them. “No one is following us now. Let’s cease caring approximately him.” The children once more handed the stilts with cottages equipped on best of them, and it happened to Nancy that they may choose up a clue to.
On. The bosses made me sleep at the some distance part of the island with another guy named Sol. He’s black and a superb man. We have been buddies, yet 4 different fellows who paintings there remain commonly condo with the bosses.” “How mean!” Bess exclaimed. Colombo went on, “I made up our minds to determine what was once occurring. At evening i'd sneak out of my cabin and visit the most a part of the island. time and again I observed Mr. Sacco and Mr. Gimler on the touchdown dock, yet often they whispered and that i couldn’t overhear.
Kitchen. “We won’t be long,” he instructed Nancy. inside of ten mins the 2 have been again with a 3rd guy, who proved to be the pastry chef. Mr. Gonzales acknowledged that this guy had complete his paintings and used to be approximately to force domestic. He might take Colombo with him. The cook dinner went to get his motor vehicle. in the meantime, Nancy used to be informed that Colombo were given the activity and was once to file for paintings the following morning. Colombo stated, “I definitely get pleasure from what you’ve performed for me.” Mr. Gonzales patted him at the again. “We’re.
Turnbull’s kids grew to become stressed now that the treasure hunt was once over and requested in the event that they may have their lunch. the lady nodded and back thanked Nancy for rescuing Tessie. She promised to take the treasure to the gurus on their approach domestic, then beckoned her fees towards the grove. the youngsters waved good-by and the lady. once they had long gone, Nancy stated, “I’m yes another person came across the remainder of that treasure.” “I desire he mentioned it,” George stated, grinning. the 3 associates.
no longer Anne, Elizabeth, and Jackie, yet Nancy, Bess, and George, and sought after you off the premises.” Nancy agreed that it used to be attainable. “We’re attending to be notorious.” She chuckled. Danny the coastline of the foremost. The Whisper stayed correct in the back of them, and shortly there has been doubtless within the ladies’ minds that the boat was once pursuing them. the short craft eventually pulled along the Pirate. With a few apprehension the teenagers watched the 2 males at the Whisper’s deck. either had swarthy.