Dec 23, 2016 · 12 Super Sleuthy Books for Grown-Up Fans of Nancy Drew. When I was young, there was nothing more thrilling than pulling a brand-new, yellow-spined Nancy Drew mystery off my shelf. If as an adult you are awash with nostalgia for the Nancy Drew series, here are some grown-up female sleuths with continuing series to devour. Nancy has spawned a legion of copycats and an entire industry devoted to her, consisting of books, computer games, movies (the less said about that, the better), and TV shows. The girl detective narrative is very appealing, but unfortunately, the original Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series is long over, and the 80s and 90s versions don’t really scratch the same itch.Author: Kathleen Keenan.
Jun 08, 2015 · Since there’s been a lot of hype surrounding this 85 th anniversary lately, I had a real hankering to read one of her many adventures once more, this time as a seasoned adult. I was curious to see if the fascination I used to feel as a girl when reading a Nancy Drew mystery could be revisited. Feb 11, 2011 · Best Answer: I never read a Nancy Drew book, but if you want to read adult mystery tales here goes: Sherlock Holmes stories & novels by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Jim Chee & Joe Leaphorn mysteries by Tony Hillerman - they're Navajo police detectives Arkady Renko mysteries by Martin Cruz Smith - he's a Russian Status: Open.
The Secret of the Old Clock: 80th Anniversary Limited Edition (Nancy Drew Book 1). The real mystery Nancy Drew has solved is the mystery of aging and she never even takes credit for it. In the first Nancy Drew mystery, The Secret of the Old Clock, on page one we read “Nancy Drew, an attractive girl of eighteen, was driving home along a country road in her new, dark-blue conver.
May 29, 2014 · When I read the first book in Suzanne Arruda's Jade Del Cameron series I actually thought; "This is like an adult Nancy Drew", so this might fit the bill. The first is Mark of the Lion Unfortunately, it looks like there won't be any more than the six published because I believe the publisher dropped the series. Nancy Drew is a fictional character, a sleuth in an American mystery series created by publisher Edward Stratemeyer as the female counterpart to his Hardy Boys series. The character first appeared in 1930. The books are ghostwritten by a number of authors and published under the collective pseudonym Carolyn Keene. Over the decades, the character evolved in response to changes in US culture and Created by: Edward Stratemeyer.
Jan 30, 1977 · Created by Glen A. Larson, Edward Stratemeyer. With Shaun Cassidy, Parker Stevenson, Pamela Sue Martin, Ed Gilbert. The cases of a pair of teen detective brothers and 7.5/10(1.2K). Dec 25, 2009 · When I was around 8 or 9, I used to love Nancy Drew books. I am 14 now and I want to find good books that are very similar to them. If you know of any, let me know. Every time I try to find a good mystery book, they are stupid and are like WHO SENT JENNY THE TEXT MESSAGE TO EMMA TALKING ABOUT HER BOYFRIEND. Bottom line: I want a good mystery book.Status: Open.