The Secret of the Forgotten City

The Secret of the Forgotten City

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Gold! There are rumors that long ago a treasure was hidden in a city now buried under the Nevada desert.

Nancy and her friends plan to join a dig sponsored by two colleges to hunt for the gold. Before she starts, the young sleuth receives an ancient stone tablet with petroglyphs on it. With this amazing clue, however, come a threat and danger from a thief who also wants the treasure.

One harrowing adventure after another besets Nancy, Bess, George, Ned, Burt, and Dave in 102-degree temperatures as they pursue Nancy's hunches above and below ground. They are assisted by a find Indian woman and a young geology student, but both are unwilling participants in a strange plot.

In the end Nancy and Ned nearly lose their lives, just after she has discovered the priceless hidden treasure of gold.

Title:The Secret of the Forgotten City
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780448095523
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    The Secret of the Forgotten City Reviews

  • Stephanie

    Let me start this review by saying that this was my first Nancy Drew book...ever. And it will also be my last. I realize that these books were written in a very different time but sheesh. Besides the ...

  • Loraine

    SUMMARY: Gold! There are rumors that long ago a treasure was hidden in a city now buried under the Nevada desert.Nancy and her friends plan to join a dig sponsored by two colleges to hunt for the gold...

  • John Yelverton

    Yet another wonderful adventure in the Nancy Drew book series....

  • Katja Labont

    4 stars & 4/10 hearts. So I enjoyed this story. The mystery was good, and the villains well done. I wish they’d dealt with the superstition though. But I really enjoyed Nancy deciphering the rocks, ...

  • Anna

    I probably read this too adventure as a kid, as my local library had a good selection of the series. But relistening to it now, decades later... the magic has disappeared from this one really badly.Th...

  • Kelly

    I remember really loving Nancy Drew as a kid. I picked this one, because I loved Anthropology and Archaeology in college and thought it would be a fun read. Perhaps entertaining for children, but defi...

  • Wenqian-1e3

    Nancy and her friends plan to join a dig sponsored by two colleges to hunt for the gold . Before she starts , the young sleuth receives an ancient stone tablet with petroglyphs on it . With this amaz...

  • Darinda

    Nancy Drew and friends go on an archaeology dig to solve a case. Another fun Nancy Drew mystery!...

  • Danny Reid

    Okay, at one point in this book, Nancy and her friends unearth a skeleton of a Native American man. They then put wires through his bones (this is a skill they naturally have) and then, I shit you not...

  • Suziey

    Nancy’s friends have a surprise for her. They are all going to the Nevada desert to take part in an archaeological dig. The area is also believed to have hidden gold nearby and Nancy endeavors to fi...