Twelve-year-old best friends, Sam and Rex, live in a boring town and dream of an exciting adventure for their summer break.
But when two mysterious strangers visit their town for the summer, the boys suspect something isn’t right. Sam and Rex are convinced the men are up to no good. Why would anyone ever want to stay in their boring town on purpose? What are these men really up to?
When the boys uncover the strangers’ evil plot and accuse them of being criminals, no one believes them. Sam and Rex draft a plan to prove their suspicions and uncover their dangerous plot. It involves risking lives. But will it work? Will the boys be able to stop the wicked men in time? And whose lives will they be risking to expose the criminals?
Fans of the Hardy Boys will enjoy this mystery-solving story of friendship.
Winner of the Bronze Medal for the 2018 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards.