Nancy drew real name: nancy drew occupation: detective, judicial assistant known relatives: carson (father), mother (name unrevealed, deceased ). Comedy teen detective nancy drew accompanies her father on a business trip to los angeles, where she happens upon clues to a murder mystery involving a movie. Carolyn keene is a pen name used by a variety of authors for the classic nancy drew mystery series the first author to use the pseudonym was mildred wirt.
Nancy drew—the eternally teenaged detective who has appeared in hundreds of books since the secret of the old clock was published in. Nancy drew is a fictional character sleuth in an american mystery series created by publisher edward stratemeyer as the female counterpart to his hardy boys. The nancy drew mystery stories was the long-running main nancy drew series, published between 1930 and 2003 initially, titles were published by grosse. I am writing a biography on mildred wirt benson, a real life nancy drew and the original carolyn keene follow my progress and learn more about the.
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The trade adds that the new warner bros film, entitled nancy drew: the mystery in hollywood hills, tells what happens when the titular heroine. But the new nancy drew mystery stories (due out in june) that dynamite put together under packager and editor nathan cosby, and written by. Ladora native mildred wirt benson, who wrote as 'carolyn keene,' penned 22 of first 25 'nancy drew' volumes. First published in 1930, the nancy drew mystery stories have sold over 70 million copies and become a cherished part of our cultural landscape the teenage.