By Chelsea Cain
America's favourite woman detective is again to set the checklist instantly. in keeping with our titian-haired heroine, she used to be no longer actually a fictional personality, yet an intrepid real-life sleuth who investigated a few of the 20th century's largest mysteries. And the well-known sequence she starred in was once no longer cooked up through a workforce of writers, yet plagiarized from her exploits through her nosy collage roommate Carolyn-who, no longer unusually, obtained an awful lot incorrect. listed below are the bold escapes, superb hunches, and constant inventory characters, together with interlopers from a variety of different cherished sequence, that experience thrilled generations of enthusiasts. And right here, additionally, are the main points of teen-sleuth lifestyles that you just by no means observed: the key romances, reckless riding, minor ingesting difficulties, political motion, and household drama that experience, up until now, remained hidden from those courageous detectives' adoring public.
I can't bear in mind whilst I've laughed aloud so often throughout the studying of a book...A fantastic send-up of the Nancy Drew novels.-Nancy Pearl, NPR