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Dixon, Franklin W.

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Works: 1,764 works in 5,553 publications in 2 languages and 296,180 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Christmas stories  Detective and mystery stories  Spy stories 
Classifications: PZ7.D644, [FIC]
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The tower treasure by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
65 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,008 libraries worldwide
The robbery of the treasure in the tower proves to be an exciting challenge to Frank and Joe. Frank and Joe attempt to foil a ruthless espionage ring in their effort to sabotage the United States space program
The house on the cliff by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
46 editions published between 1927 and 2014 in English and held by 3,494 libraries worldwide
Teenage detectives Frank and Joe Hardy investigate a supposedly haunted house reported to be the hangout of criminals
The secret of the old mill by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
46 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in English and held by 3,419 libraries worldwide
The Hardy boys determined to learn the secret to the old mill employ a clever ruse to gain entrance only to find themselves trapped in a subterranean passageway
Hunting for hidden gold by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
45 editions published between 1928 and 2014 in English and held by 3,164 libraries worldwide
During their search for members of a notorious gang responsible for a payroll robbery, Joe and Frank Hardy encounter timber wolves, a Rocky Mountain blizzard and a mine cave-in
The missing chums by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
36 editions published between 1923 and 2009 in English and held by 3,066 libraries worldwide
A series of bizarre events in their home town lead the Hardy Boys on a trail of robbers and kidnappers
The Shore road mystery by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
42 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in English and held by 2,976 libraries worldwide
Frank and Joe Hardy look for clues in this perplexing mystery
The mystery of Cabin Island by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
42 editions published between 1929 and 2007 in English and held by 2,789 libraries worldwide
When they are invited to spend Christmas vacation at the private island retreat of wealthy Elroy Jefferson, the Hardy boys become involved in two mysteries: the disappearance of Mr. Jefferson's grandson and the theft of a priceless collection of antique medals
What happened at midnight by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
36 editions published between 1931 and 2007 in English and held by 2,770 libraries worldwide
Joe Hardy is kidnapped by a gang of jewel smugglers as a warning for the Hardy Boys' father to stay away from their operation
The great airport mystery by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
43 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in English and held by 2,689 libraries worldwide
Valuable electronic parts containing platinum are being stolen from shipments made by Stanwide Mining Equipment Company's cargo planes, and Frank and Joe Hardy are called upon to assist their world-renowned detective father to solve the baffling case. At Stanwide the boys pose as employees, and become suspicious of their boss's hostility toward them. Is he involved in the racket? And what is the truth behind the plane crash at sea in which Clint Hill, chief pilot for Stanwide, was killed? Frank and Joe launch an aerial search for clues to the platinum thieves' hideout, believing that they will also uncover the mystery behind Hill's accident. The puzzling trail of clues leads the young sleuths to an uninhabited Caribbean island, near the scene of the plane crash -- then to a mountaintop in Montana and a danger-filled showdown with the band of thieves. But the final discovery -- and most startling and exciting revelation of all -- is made in the boys' home town of Bayport. Franklin W. Dixon fans will find suspense, action, and many breath-taking flying episodes in this thrilling story. - Flyleaf
The secret of the caves by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
40 editions published between 1929 and 2008 in English and held by 2,689 libraries worldwide
Triggered by the disappearance of a brilliant young professor, this mystery takes the Hardy boys first to Kenworthy College, where they find a puzzling message on an examination paper. But then their pal Chet Morton, with his new metal detector, and buddy Biff Hooper, turn up a clue that sends the young detectives on an exciting search in another direction -- to the Honeycomb Caves, on the seacoast. A hot-tempered hermit who considers the caves his private domain complicates this seacoast mystery and challenges every sleuthing skill Frank and Joe possess. The case that their famous detective father is working on -- suspected sabotage at the new radar station near the Hardys' hometown of Bayport -- further complicates the mystery, which grows more baffling with every chapter. After many dangerous encounters, including a nearly disastrous patrol on the stormy ocean, Frank and Joe discover a powerful searchlight in one of the craggy caverns along the seacoast. In the brilliant white glare of the searchlight, the startling secret of the caves is dramatically revealed. - Flyleaf
While the clock ticked by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
40 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,660 libraries worldwide
The Hardy brothers solve the mystery of the missing inventor and recover some valuable missing jade
Footprints under the window by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
36 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and held by 2,573 libraries worldwide
Frank and Joe attempt to foil a ruthless espionage ring in their effort to sabotage the United States space program
A figure in hiding by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
39 editions published between 1937 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,522 libraries worldwide
While investigating the theft of a valuable idol, Frank and Joe enounter a terrified business woman, a walking mummy, and a weird glass eye
The mark on the door by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
37 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in English and held by 2,492 libraries worldwide
The search for a stolen boat leads the Hardy brothers to Mexico where they become involved with a band of Indians and a strange smuggling operation
The hidden harbor mystery by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
28 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 2,480 libraries worldwide
The Hardy boys investigate a dispute over a mysterious pond and rumors of piracy in Georgia
The sinister signpost by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
34 editions published between 1936 and 2008 in English and held by 2,434 libraries worldwide
The Hardy boys and their father solve a mystery involving inexplicable crashes of highspeed race cars being used to test an experimental turbine motor
The twisted claw by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
32 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 2,395 libraries worldwide
The Hardy boys embark on another puzzling mystery when they try to discover who is stealing rare collections of ancient pirate treasure and smuggling them out of the United States
The secret warning by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
33 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and held by 2,359 libraries worldwide
Frank and Joe investigate the legend of Whalebone Island when they receive a warning concerning a sunken freighter
The clue of the broken blade by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
32 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,276 libraries worldwide
While searching for the guard end of a broken saber that will solve one mystery, the Hardy brothers become involved with a gang of bank robbers
Mystery of the flying express by Franklin W Dixon( Book )
28 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 2,274 libraries worldwide
After the new hydrofoil they are guarding is stolen, the Hardy boys face frequent danger in solving a mystery involving criminals who operate by signs of the zodiac
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Grant, Steven, 1953-

controlled identity McFarlane, Leslie, 1902-1977

controlled identity Robbins, David, 1950-

controlled identity Stratemeyer, Edward, 1862-1930

Dixon, F. W.
Dixon, Franklin W.
דיקסון, פרנקלין ו.
ディクソン, フランクリン・W
デクソン, フランクリン・W
Languages
English (793)
Icelandic (1)
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