Nancy Drew: Curse of Blackmoore
Manor - Her Interactive - $21.95
All is not well in Blackmoor Manor, a Fourteenth
Century English mansion haunted by a tragic past.
Nancy Drew: Danger by Design- Her
You, as Nancy Drew, intern undercover in a prestigious
fashion design studio in Paris.
Nancy Drew: Danger on Deception
Island - Her Interactive - $19.95
Trouble runs deep in the icy currents off Snake
Nancy Drew: The Final Scene -
DreamCatcher - $19.95
Search a darkened movie theater as super-sleuth
Nancy Drew to free a hostage from her captor's dangerous plot.
Nancy Drew: Ghost Dogs of Moon
Lake - Her Interactive - $19.95
A friends frantic note sends Nancy on the
trail of a mysterious pack of dogs, whose glowing eyes and mournful howls
threaten to chase her and her friend away forever.
Nancy Drew: The Haunted Carousel -
Her Interactive - $19.95
You, as Nancy Drew, are invited to the Jersey shore
to investigate a series of mishaps at the Captains Cove Amusement
Nancy Drew: Last Train to Blue Moon
Canyon- Her Interactive- $29.95
Climb aboard as Nancy Drew and see if you can
uncover the truth at the end of the line!
Nancy Drew: Message in a Haunted
Mansion - DreamCatcher - $19.95
Follow your hunches as you explore a huge Victorian
Nancy Drew: Secret of the Old
Clock- Her Interactive - $29.95
A contested will, a suffering girl, suspicious
psychics can Nancy solve the mystery before time runs out?
Nancy Drew: Secret of the Scarlet
Hand - Her Interactive - $19.95
Ages 10 and up. Expose buried secrets as
super-sleuth Nancy Drew and catch a thief red-handed!
Nancy Drew: Secret of Shadow
Ranch - Her Interactive - $21.95
A ranch vacation takes a terrifying turn when a
ghostly horse appears. Is it driven by the vengeful commands of its long-dead
master, Dirk Valentine?
Nancy Drew: Secrets Can Kill -
DreamCatcher - $14.95
Ages 10 and up. Nancy's visit to Aunt Eloise in
Florida throws her into the midst of new case!
Nancy Drew: Stay Tuned for Danger
- DreamCatcher - $14.95
Ages 10 and up. Nancy's reputation for solving
mysteries offers her the chance to investigate behind the scenes of a
high-profile daytome drama!
Nancy Drew: Treasure in the Royal
Tower - DreamCatcher - $19.95
Ages 10 and up. While snowed in at the Wickford
Castle Ski Resort you, as Nancy Drew, are trapped in a place that's as strange
as its history.
||Edward Stratemeyer begins his
publishing empire, the Stratemeyer Syndicate, where he hires ghostwriters to
write children's series books.
||Stratemeyer conceives of a girls'
version of the Hardy Boys - Nancy Drew. He asks Mildred Wirt, ghostwriter, to
launch the series.
||The first Nancy Drews are published.
Stratemeyer passes away, and his daughters take over the business.
||Two new characters are introduced:
cousins Bess and George, who become Nancy's permanent sidekicks.
||Nancy Drew is the best-selling
juvenile series in all of America. Nancy's boyfriend, Ned Nickerson, enters the
||Warner Bros. Pictures releases the
first of 4 movies based on the Nancy Drew series. Teen actress Bonita Granville
||Nancy Drew makes her debut in foreign
publishing. The "Froken Detektiv" series is published in Norway, and renames
Nancy as "Kitty." Over the next several decades Nancy is published in 17
different countries, and 14 different languages.
||Mildred Wirt leaves the series. Other
writers, both men and women, begin to work on new titles.
||Original artist Russel Tandy paints
his last illustration for the Nancy Drew books. Other artists are hired, and
Nancy's "look" becomes younger and less glamorous.
||The first Nancy Drew merchandising, a
board game, is produced by Parker Brothers.
||The Nancy Drew books undergo a
massive overhaul. They are revised and rewritten to be shorter, more
fast-paced, with current cultural references.
||The prestigious Madame Alexander Doll
Company releases a Nancy Drew doll. Today it is one of the most scarce and
valuable Nancy Drew collectibles.
||The Nancy Drew Mysteries airs
on TV, with actress Pamela Sue Martin playing Nancy.
||Simon & Schuster releases a
spin-off series that departs from the original Nancy Drew. The Nancy Drew
Files series, aimed at an older audience, revolutionizes Nancy's
Secrets Can Kill, the first ever Nancy Drew CD-ROM game.
||HerInteractive.com launches second
Nancy Drew interactive mystery game, Stay Tuned for Danger.
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