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Private Killer

Private Killer

Book Two in the Killer Mystery Trilogy

For Ages: 8 - 12
In Private Killer, Frank and Joe continue their undercover investigation of Gamma Theta Theta, a mysterious-turned-dangerous fraternity at an all-boys New England boarding school. The headmaster’s meddlesome, trouble-making daughter is in danger, and it seems like the fraternity members—and even some faculty—will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.
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  • Aladdin | 
  • 160 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416998563 | 
  • January 2010 | 
  • Grades 3 - 7
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JOE
1
The Writing on the Wall


Just once, I thought as I stared at the two buckets full of red liquid, couldn’t it be cherry cough syrup? Killer, the former police dog turned school mascot, seemed to know exactly what it was. He growled low and deep at the buckets. I stepped up and held up my finger, which I’d just dipped into the fluid to confirm my suspicion.

My stomach churned. “Looks like we’ve got another mystery on our hands.”

“Blood?” my brother Frank asked.

Everyone around me—except for Frank—immediately drew back.
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Franklin W. Dixon

Franklin W. Dixon is the author of the ever-popular Hardy Boys books.

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