The Firebird Rocket

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The Firebird Rocket
The firebird rocket.jpg
Author Franklin W. Dixon
Country United States
Language English
Series The Hardy Boys
Genre Detective, Mystery novel
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 180 pp
ISBN 0-448-08957-2
OCLC 3850638
LC Class PZ7.D644 Fh
Preceded by The Jungle Pyramid
Followed by The Sting of the Scorpion

The Firebird Rocket is Volume 57 in the original The Hardy Boys Mystery Stories published by Grosset & Dunlap.

The book was written for the Stratemeyer Syndicate by Vincent Buranelli in 1978.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

The Hardy Boys help their detective father, Fenton Hardy, search for a famous rocket scientist whose disappearance endangers the launching of the Firebird Rocket. They are threatened multiple times, but still do not give up with their lives at risk. Frank and Joe Hardy aid their father and others. However, they soon learn that they are working for a criminal. While they are captured, the police arrive and rescue them, arresting the criminals except for the true mastermind who tries to flee. However, Frank and Joe stop the truck he uses and he is captured.