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Written by Idella Bodie

Matt Cottingham sat in his eighth grade social studies class--his mind on spring vacation at the lake with his dog Ranger and his friends D.J. and Wendy.  His daydreams did not include a harrowing experience with an escaped convict!

A suspenseful adventure filled with action as three youngsters find themselves stranded on Lake Murray with an escaped convict. Deals with the practical and moral aspects of capital punishment and loyalty to friends and parents.

Ages 10 &up. 132 pages. Illustrations. 1976. Sandlapper.
ISBN 13: 978-0-87844-060-3/ISBN 10: 0-87844-060-7,

Softcover $12..95


"Bodie manages to create a story full of stirring action, and at the same time, deals sensitively with the practical and moral aspects of capitol punishment and loyalty to friends and parents."..Citizen News




More books by Idella Bodie

Brave Black Patriots
Carolina Girl
The Courageous Patriot
The Fighting Gamecock
Ghost in the Capitol 
Ghost Tales for Retelling
Heroines of the American Revolution
Light Horse Harry  
The Man Who Loved the Flag
The Mystery of Edisto Island
The Mystery of The Pirateís Treasure
The Old Wagoner
Quaker Commander
The Revolutionary Swamp Fox
The Secret Message 
The Secret of Telfair Inn
South Carolina Women
Spunky Revolutionary War Heroine
Trouble at Star Fort
Whopper Teacherís Guide
The Wizard Owl




To order call Sandlapper Publishing 800-849-7263, Fax 803-534-5223


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