Powell's Bookstore. Yes that is a wall of Nancy Drew. Ok, I admit it. I loved Nancy Drew as a kid.
We can't forget Nancy Drew. Mildred Wirt Benson wrote 23 Nancy Drew books under the pseudonym of Carolyn Keene.
Nancy Drew's character first appeared in 1930. The books have been revised over the years to fit changes in American taste and culture. Over 80 million books sold; published in 45 languages. I read everyone of these books between the ages of 10-12.
Thank you Miss Vaughn. Without you I would not have found these books or this world.
I did love the Nancy Drew mystery books. Wish I had held onto them.
Nancy Drew first 1940 edition I read I think every Nancy Drew book as a child.
Nancy Drew books - started these in kindergarten and had read most of them by third grade.
Nancy Drew is a famous 20th century silhouette from one series of books. That magnifying glass became identified with her, although it was other detectives who were more likely to use one.
The only thing I would read, on my own doing....anything Nancy Drew...and to this day, mysteries are my subject of choice....
Nancy Drew authoress: Mildred Wirt Benson and the story of her life