fiction childrens mystery young adult adventurous lighthearted mysterious fast-paced

192 pages | first published 1939

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Challenging questions confront Nancy Drew when she attempts to solve the mystery of the strange tapping sounds in the house of a retired actress. Who is the tapper? How does he gain access to Miss Carter’s house, despite securely locked doors and ...
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Summary of 385 reviews

Moods

mysterious 78%
adventurous 64%
lighthearted 64%
tense 14%
funny 7%

Pace

fast 57%
medium 28%
slow 14%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 83% | A mix: 16%

Strong character development?

No: 72% | Yes: 18% | N/A: 9%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 75% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 8%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 90% | It's complicated: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 83% | N/A: 16%

Average rating

3.67

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