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For the original edition of this book, see The House on the Cliff (original text).

The House on the Cliff is the second book in The Hardy Boys original series. It was first published in 1927 by Grosset & Dunlap, and then revised and re-released in 1959.

Plot summary

Frank and Joe Hardy search for their father, Fenton, when he disappears during his latest investigation. The brothers soon uncover a smuggling ring, operating off on Barmet Bay, and it becomes evident that the mysterious, seemingly haunted, house on the cliff is connected to the case.


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