Kidnapped? A 16 year-old farm boy abducted from his neighboras house in broad daylight? No, this hideous crime couldnat happen in peaceful rural Indiana! A manas corpse is found in his dilapidated house. Counterfeit money, stolen paintings, secret coded messages and international intrigue during the Second World War are all revealed as two teen-aged mechanics-turned sleuths attempt to breathe life back into an old rusted and grimy red pick-up truck. A county sheriff and an agent of the F.B.I. join forces to assist the two amateur detectives in their attempts to solve this complex mystery. Together they try to sort out the mind-boggling series of events involving an evil dentist who is a fugitive from the law, two dangerous escaped convicts and an odd pair of strange men--a seven-foot giant and a his puny partner. Will all the twisted threads of this exciting thriller be untangled so that justice can prevail? You will be enthralled as this spell-binding novel, the third in the Sam and Howie series, unfolds bringing suspense page by page.Some dull grey siding boards were hanging loose and banging against the frame of the shack in the stiff summer breeze. ... the rear of the house they peeked inside through the grimy windows again trying to see into the dark interior. ... Hey, this door is not locked, aquot; said Sam as he cautiously turned the door knob. They bothanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Red Pick-Up Truck Mystery|
|Author||:||George S. Haines|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2010-11-18|