Double Trouble in the Everglades
Double Trouble in the Everglades is Mary Morgan’s fifth mystery book for children. “Three, two, one, go!” the ranger yelled. In a blaze of speed, twenty-five teams of bikers took off as fast as they could, heading straight into the heart of Shark Valley. Chosen to hike, bike, and paddle the Everglades National Park Triathlon, Ben and Bekka Cooper find themselves surrounded by more than alligators, crocs, and snakes. With keen eyes and quick thinking, they discover a get-rich-quick scheme that quickly comes unglued. Join the twins and new friends in a suspenseful journey into the Everglades.
What People are Saying about Double Trouble in the Everglades
“I so enjoyed reading Double Trouble! What a fun adventure for twins Ben and Bekka in the Evergslades National Park. This is a fantastic story for young readers who enjoy a good mystery to solve. Happy reading!”
Diane Munson, Tampa, Florida. Suspense author of Stolen Legacy
Double Trouble in the Everglades is a nicely paced adventure story for children ages 7-11! Author Mary Morgan presents an exciting and accurate description of the Everglades and its uniqueness!”
Mary Jacobs, Retired elementary school library assistant. Pulaski, New York.
About the Author
Mary Morgan lives in Lansing, Michigan with her husband, Randy and is an Administrative Assistant. Mary writes the National Park Mystery series for pre-teens. Having a passion for traveling, she and her family have visited fifty National Parks exploring and photographing each one. Mary shares “America’s Best Idea” with children through the tales of Ben and Bekka Cooper who experience unusual mysterious adventures on their family vacations. She hopes to create in her readers a desire to explore the parks for themselves. Mary enjoys visiting schools where she talks to students about writing and her own adventures in National Parks.
Why are Mary Morgan’s books popular with young readers?
Elementary age children love the mystery, the characters, and can’t seem to get enough of the adventures of Ben and Bekka Cooper. The twins work with rangers to solve a variety of illegal activities they uncover while visiting National Parks. Parents and teachers as well as readers enjoy Mary’s history of the park, statistics about the park, and a secret code introducing the next book. Many children want to visit the Park after reading the story. The illustrations by Dawn McVay Baumer depict action scenes which accent the imagery.