The Mystery at the Moss-Covered Mansion (Nancy Drew Series #18)

The Mystery at the Moss-Covered Mansion (Nancy Drew Series #18)

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by Carolyn Keene
     
 

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A friend of Carson Drew’s has been arrested and charged with sending a truck loaded with explosive oranges into the Space Center complex at Cape Kennedy. Knowing that Mr. Billington could not possibly be guilt of sabotage, Nancy and her father rush to the defense of the accused man. During the Drews’ investigation Nancy become suspicious of an old

Overview

A friend of Carson Drew’s has been arrested and charged with sending a truck loaded with explosive oranges into the Space Center complex at Cape Kennedy. Knowing that Mr. Billington could not possibly be guilt of sabotage, Nancy and her father rush to the defense of the accused man. During the Drews’ investigation Nancy become suspicious of an old spooky mansion that houses fierce African wild animals on its extensive grounds. Soon, she discovers that something besides the training of wild animals is going on at the mysterious estate. Many dangerous moments await Nancy before she proves Mr. Billington’s innocence and thwarts the plans of treacherous subversives bent on undermining the U.S. space program.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780448095189
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
01/28/1941
Series:
Nancy Drew Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
118,407
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.75(d)
Lexile:
710L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Carolyn Keene is a pen name used by a variety of authors for the classic Nancy Drew Mystery series. The first author to use the pseudonym was Mildred Wirt Benson, who wrote 23 of the original 30 books. Other writers who have adapted the "Carolyn Keene" moniker include Leslie McFarlane, James Duncan Lawrence, Walter Karig, and Nancy Axelrod.

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The Mystery at the Moss-Covered Mansion (Nancy Drew Series #18) 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 40 reviews.
Webie876 More than 1 year ago
Nancy Drew is awesome! In this book #18, Nancy and her friends discover a cage of wild animals, a moss-covered mansion, and explosive oranges. What is Nancy getting herself into? Find out in this exciting book!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read the book and it was really really really really really really good!!! I would recommend this book to all readers.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Im falling in love with rthis book. So amazing and if you are into mysterys, you might want to read it on your nook color like me. If youve never really read a nancy drew book, you can click the free sample button and try it out. THANKS FOR READING! I HOPE YOU LIKE THIS AMAZING BOOK!!!!!!!!!!!!
Kevin Farrell More than 1 year ago
this is such a nice book.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Nancy gets involved in a strange case that takes her to Florida to look into a dangerous bunch of thugs operating out of a moss covered mansion. A stolen shipment of produce and a rocket launch at Cape Canaveral prove to be quite intriguing. A great read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
GOOD BOOK!!!!! I RECCOMEND IT TO ALL!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
NANCY DREW ROCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! If you LOVE reading about detectives and mysterious mysteries then you will love NANCY DREW. I would give it a million billion stars but the scale wont ket me:(:(:( but i love NANCY DREW:):):):):):):):):):) Love, LINGLING:)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nency drew is and has ben my favorite for 2-3 years(I am 12 so that explans a little about my review) i dident like the first one but that is my opinon. For all those mystery loving people( mostly boys) there are the hardey boys i like them but not as much as Nancy Drew (becuse i am a girl and girls like to read about girls) I just wish they had more on the ebooks:( BUT NANCY DREW IS MY HERO!!!!!!!(haha:) so ta ta for now ~~~Marti Merten~~~
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was my first nancy drew book i ever read its a good book too
Guest More than 1 year ago
Well, this book was a little boring in the beginning but when you get to the middle, it gets really adventurous.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was great but a little boring in the beginning.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best siers ever I recommend this for 9 till whenever you what to stop
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best book of the whole series. I loved it. This book had suspense and mystery. If you hate reading but have a fiction book report due for school,read this! I recomend this book for 13 year old girls and younger. Sincerely,Emily
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
(Just finished it and really want to get the next one LETS GO NANCY DREW!!!!!!!!!! if you can read and you like misteries get this book) In this nancy drew book nancy comes acros a berned hose,a stolen boat a floded hose and much much mmore!
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This book is sooooooo amizing!! Its filled with mystry, fun,and suppense. If you dont know what to read next read the first Nancy Drew book,Searcet of the Old Clock. Im 10 so i dont recomend this seires for kids under 8. (I tryed to resd one when i was in thired grade,but i was alaways scared out of my skin) P.S:Did you know that Caloen Keene is just a code name for all the authers that right the Nancy Drew books? Cool right!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is it worth reading
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I actually think that this was not the greatest book of the Nancy Drew series. BUT IT IS STILL A GOOD BOOK?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Im 11 and i love this book im all for nancy drew if you love mysteries you will love the series
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Best book ever.
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