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The best detective

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery and detective stories,
  • Nancy Drew (Fictitious character),
  • Detective and mystery stories,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Nancy Drew loses her special detective notebook and everyone wants to find it.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCarolyn Keene ; illustrated by Anthony Accardo
    SeriesNancy Drew notebooks -- no. 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K23 Ber 1995x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24745008M
    ISBN 100671879529
    ISBN 109780671879525
    LC Control Number97812718
    OCLC/WorldCa33054404

    Each of these is the first novel in one of the great British police detective series. They are not necessarily the best of their respective series, but they are all very good. Start with these, and you'll be hooked. (And if you know of any Flashlight Worthy series that would work well on this list, let Flashlight Worthy know and they'll let me know.).


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