The Wailing Octopus by John Blaine

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The Wailing Octopus

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap
Number of pages: 209

The Sky Wagon droned through Caribbean skies, following a compass course that led to Charlotte Amalie, capital city of the Virgin Islands. With eager interest, the four people in the small plane watched the blue water below. In a few moments they should pass over the island that was their ultimate destination.

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