"THE PIRATES OF SLAUGHTER BAY" is an adventure story of pirates and two sisters who hunt them down and try to rescue their friends from the pirates. Pirates land at Slaughter Bay and capture Powell the Owl from his lookout tower. Blue Hen and her Border Patrol are also missing. Ace detective Henry Hare is sick and needs help locating the Pirates. The detective takes on an assistant, 14 year old Emily Swanson, to help him solve the mystery. Emily and her sister Stephanie share many exciting adventures searching for the Pirates. Time is growing short to rescue the captives when Stephanie discovers an amazing clue. The clue helps them find the Pirates hiding place. Detective Hare forms a daring plan to rescue their missing friends from the pirates. Will Emily, Stephanie and Detective Hare be in time to save their friends. This is a page turning mystery that appeals to children from 6 to 12 years old.