The Apeman's Secret (The Hardy Boys, Book 62)
Franklin W. Dixon
The Hardy Boys examine the disappearance of an eighteen-year-old woman suspected of becoming a member of a sinister spiritual cult. a number of days later the men get an offbeat project from a comic writer: the true lifestyles double of his personality, Apeman, is popping up far and wide and inflicting significant harm! Frank and Joe take on either circumstances and discover an problematic scheme by way of a shrewdpermanent gang of crooks!
See the Hardy boys once he heard who they have been. He became out to be a gnomelike guy with a wild surprise of rusty, graying hair that caught out in all instructions. As they shook fingers with him in flip, Frank and Joe exchanged hasty glances. an analogous proposal used to be passing via either boys’ minds. If Gil Ostrow rather was once at the back of the malicious vandalism, a minimum of they can make certain of 1 factor; he definitely wasn’t impersonating the Apeman himself. He used to be now not large enough. “Sit down, fellows,”.
Met their friend fifteen mins later on the parking storage the place they'd left their automobile. because the Bayport trio drove up in the course of the Bronx on their manner out of town, Chet proudly expert the Hardys that Micky Rudd had stored his cartoons so that they can be regarded over through different individuals of the big name Comix employees. “Nice going, Chet!” Joe congratulated their buddy. “We may possibly now be touring with a destiny well-known cartoonist!” within the wish of identifying up a potential clue with regards to the faux Apeman, the.
Face, it used to be transparent that the fur-clad robust guy learned that this improvement positioned him less than even deeper suspicion than ahead of. The airport lay approximately halfway among the comedian paintings Museum and Noah’s mansion, which intended they can force to the latter in approximately fifteen mins. Frank acknowledged, “Do you brain ready round for us awhile longer, Jack, whereas we try out what occurred at Noah Norvel’s?” “No challenge. From what your dad stated, I anticipated you’d are looking to move there.” With a smile, the pilot.
Shouting fit. Sue walked out and slammed the door, and that’s the final we’ve obvious of her.” “Does she have her personal car?” Frank inquired. “Yes, yet it’s within the fix store for a transmission overhaul, so she was once using considered one of our kin automobiles. The police stumbled on it the day gone by, parked close to a warehouse within the harbor quarter. there has been a word below the windshield wiper, asking them to come it to me.” “Does she paintings or visit school?” “She simply graduated from Shoreham excessive a number of weeks in the past. Her.
noticed a good-sized nail sticking out among the treads of the best entrance tire. “That’s what triggered one in all them,” he introduced. “But might blowouts make that loud an explosion?” “No way!” Frank declared. Frowning, he retraced their path. In a couple of moments he got here again, protecting what seemed like scraps of reddish paper. “There’s the answer.” Joe took one of many fragments from his brother for a better exam and instantly stuck on. “A firecracker!” he blurted. “Right. anyone caught.