Nancy throws her hat in the ring —
when dirty tricks enter a political race
Nancy bends a basic rule to help Michael Mulraney, a handsome young builder who has broken the law. Now he’s being blackmailed by an unknown enemy. When Nancy investigates she finds someone is on her case as well
After a near-fatal “accident,” she learns that blackmail is just the tip of the iceberg. Behind it is a plot to rip off millions in public funds. Suddenly the teen detective i involved in a political scandal that could blow city hall sky-high — unless she can trap the phantom kingpin who’s pulling the strings.