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Triple Spies

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Author: Roy J. Snell
Published: 1920
Language: English
Wordcount: 43,086 / 127 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77.4
LoC Category: PN
Series: Boys Mystery
Downloads: 1,708
Added to site: 2005.12.09
mnybks.net#: 12135
Origin: gutenberg.org
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urprised that Wo Cheng should have admitted him so readily, and should be treating him with such deference.

"Evidently," Johnny thought to himself, "this fellow has been here before."

Although unquestionably a Russian, the newcomer appeared quite equal to the task of making his wants known in Chinese, for after a moment's conversation the two men made their way toward the back of the room.

Johnny had his second shock when he saw the garments the Russian began to examine. They were no other than those which had twice before in the last hour been examined by customers, the clothing for the Far North. This was too much. Again, he barely checked a gasp. Was the entire population of the city about to move to the polar regions? He would ask Wo Cheng. In the meantime, Johnny prayed that the Russian might make his choice speedily, since the time of departure of his train was approaching.

The Russian made his selections, apparently more from a sense of taste than with an eye to warmth and service. This fin

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 2 from 1 reviews: **
2009.01.28
IJC
**...

I haven't made it through the third chapter of this book and already I'm bored. I wonder if anyone else has felt this way about this book? The story drones on in chapters one and two and still I know little about the character who's life is being depicted. Based on this short introduction, I would not recommend this book to another person.

If anyone disagrees, please respond. Maybe it will motivate me to finish.


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