Fancy Nancy

Fancy Nancy

Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth

By Jane O'Connor; Robin Preiss Glasser (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, Paperback, 9780062084194, 144pp.

Publication Date: April 2013


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 is the author of more than thirty books for children, including the Nina, Nina Ballerina stories, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo, and the Fancy Nancy picture book series. Ms. O'Connor lives with her family in ever-posh New York City.

Robin Preiss Glasser is the#1 "New York Times" bestselling illustrator of the Fancy Nancy series, written by Jane O Connor; "America: A Patriotic Primer, A is for Abigail, "and "Our Fifty States" by Lynne Cheney, and "Tea for Ruby" by Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York. She lives in Southern California with her family.