Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth by Jane O'Connor


Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth by Jane O'Connor

Kids who grew up with Jane O'Connor's Fancy Nancy picture books can spend some quality time with their BFF because Nancy Clancy is now starring in her own chapter books! Fancy Nancy: Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth is the first in a series of delightful middle-grade mysteries. Sassy Fancy Nancy is now a detective. Told in the third-person narrative, when one of Nancy's classmate's most special possessions disappears from school, it's up to her to save the day. With the help of her friend Bree, she follows the clues to an unexpected source. Fans of Nancy Drew's Clue Crew will be happy to see a new Nancy join the ranks of super sleuths. Robin Preiss Glasser illustrates Nancy's story with liveliness, wit, and fanciness. Supports the Common Core State Standards

About the Author

Jane O'Connor

Jane O’ Conner was born and bred on the Upper West Side of Manhattan where she still lives with her family and canine companion Arrow. She studied at Smith College and has a BA in English Literature. Her first book, Fancy Nancy, has remained on the New York Times picture book list for ninety-eight weeks, and it was given the Quill Award for Best Picture Book in 2007.

Her hobbies involve spending every extra nickel on travel. Besides roping her husband into trips, Jane also takes one big vacation a year with her sister who is absolutely the ideal traveling companion.

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128 pages
Interest Age: From 6


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Publication date

1st May 2012



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