Archive for the ‘Hardy Boys’ Category

Hopping Mad – 22

Saturday, October 5th, 2013

Hopping Mad – By Franklin W. Dixon – This is another great Hardy Boy book. Frank and Joe are practicing for the annual school talent show. The show is interrupted with frogs falling form the ceiling. The school bully confesses to doing it, but the Hardy brothers do not believe him. The principal gives the boys 30 minutes to solve the case or she is calling the boy’s parents. It comes down to the wire, but they solve it in the nick of time.

Hardy Boys Mystery Map – 46

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Hardy Boys Mystery Map – By Franklin W. Dixon – I am so glad I found this younger Hardy Boys series. It finds Frank and Joe in their earlier years already solving mysteries. In Mystery Map a hidden piece of hamburger wrapper with a map on it leads the Hardy Boys to find some stolen money.

The Hardy Boys Mystery Map – 43

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Hardy Boys Mystery Map – By Franklin W. Dixon – I am so glad I found this younger Hardy Boys series. It finds Frank and Joe in their earlier years already solving mysteries. In Mystery Map a hidden piece of hamburger wrapper with a map on it leads the Hardy Boys to find some stolen money.

Hardy Boys: Mystery Map – 31

Friday, October 8th, 2010

Hardy Boys Mystery Map – By Franklin W. Dixon – I am so glad I found this younger Hardy Boys series. It finds Frank and Joe in their earlier years already solving mysteries. In Mystery Map a hidden piece of hamburger wrapper with a map on it leads the Hardy Boys to find some stolen money.

The Flickering Torch Mystery – 15

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The Flickering Torch Mystery – By Franklin W. Dixon – This one has Chet making wings with wanting to build an airplane. Joe and Frank fly him to a local scrapyard for airplanes to buy some fuselage. As soon as Chet gets the fuselage back home it is stolen. The Hardy Boys find a tail post from a plane that is radioactive. This leads Joe and Frank to get s gig for their band and make some new friends. Mr. Hardy gets involved. People are captured. Men are arrested. Many of the Hardy’s friends are there for back up. Great Read.

The Secret of Pirates’ Hill – 13

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The Secret of Pirates’ Hill – By Franklin W. Dixon – This was an exciting one. Joe and Frank are diving around Pirates’ Hill when they have several spears shot at them. Joe and Frank are then asked to help Mr. Bowden find a certain cannon. Along with this their Aunt Gertrude was bringing some cutlasses to be on display in the local museum that play some part in the mystery. Another man Gorman gets involved. The Hardy boys don’t know who to believe, but they keep on friendly terms with both. The boys discover the cutlass that has a secret message in it that leads them to the cannon which leads them to the pirates treasure. Great Read.

Footprints under the Window – 11

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Footprints under the Window – By Franklin W. Dixon – I just could get away from the Hardy Boys even though I am moving to a lower grade level. This book is another great read. Joe and Frank are excepting their aunt back, so they quickly clean the house and go down to greet her at the docks. They are out on their boat and rescue someone that jumped off the freight liner. Frank and Joe get involved with some “dirty laundry.” Joe and Frank travel to South Africa to find out that not all is as it seems with some of the men they have run into. They are trying to keep the Micro-Eye from getting stolen. In the end Mr. Hardy saves his boys’ lives.

The Mysterious Caravan – 68

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

The Mysterious Caravan – By Franklin W. Dixon – This book was great. The boys found a mask buried in the sand while on vacation. After cleaning the mask they discovered that it was probably a death mask from long ago. It had a secret map on the back of it. The boys brought home the mask and a bunch of bad guys with them. The boys had to travel the world and make new friends in different countries. The boys solved their case and helped their father solve his all in one.

The Mark on the Door – 66

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

The Mark on the Door – By Franklin W. Dixon – I have just really enjoyed reading the Hardy Boy books this year. This one finds Joe and Frank traveling to Mexico with their father and friend, Chet. The boys are searching for anyone who knows something about a mysterious submarine or a certain mark that is placed on some doorways. The boys and their father save several lives and connect all the dots to solve the mystery.

The Bombay Boomerang – 57

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

The Bombay Boomerang – By Franklin W. Dixon – This book starts with Joe calling the wrong phone number. Joe and Frank are helping their father on a case and come up with some strange information. Joe and Frank are taken to the Pentagon to talk things over with Admiral Rodgers. Frank and Joe then travel to Baltimore to find their father. They discover a connection with the Bayport’s local radio DJ. All three Hardy’s have a hand in solving the case this time.