Mystery of Crocodile Island
|Series||Nancy Drew Mystery Stories|
|Publisher||Grosset & Dunlap|
|LC Class||PZ7.K23 Nan no. 55|
|Preceded by||The Strange Message in the Parchment|
|Followed by||The Thirteenth Pearl|
Mystery of Crocodile Island is the fifty-fifth volume in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series. It was first published in 1978 under the pseudonym Carolyn Keene. The actual author was ghostwriter Harriet Stratemeyer Adams.
Nancy responds to a friend's frantic call for help and she and her father travel to Crocodile Island with Bess and George to study the reptiles and try to uncover a group of poachers. Upon arriving, the group is kidnapped, but they escape and uncover a sinister plot involving many unsuspected victims.