The Scotch Twins Author:Lucy Fitch Perkins Jean and Jock are twins living in a small house at the edge ofthe woods in Glencairn. The laird is about to sell the property thefamily has lived on for generations, and this puts a damper on thetwins' free time at the end of summer, since the schoolmaster is out ill. With their old friend Sandy, and a new friend, Alan (visiting from England to ... more »recover from a bout with measles) , Jock and Jean are near the stream one day, and they discover that the Laird's game warden is really a poacher. They declare the group of four "The Rob Roy Clan" and try to thwart the game wardens poaching.
They find a secret hideout and after their daily chores are done, go about harassing the game warden/poacher.
As summer draws to a close, and Alan must return home, the tale has a surprise ending.
This is a childrens' book, supposedly 7th grade level. But it is a good read at any age!« less