The Sign of the Falcon

The Sign of the Falcon New York City There s no place exciting intriguing or dangerous for Nancy Her father s been kidnapped and she may be his last chance to get out of New York alive

New York City There s no place exciting, intriguing, or dangerous for Nancy Her father s been kidnapped, and she may be his last chance to get out of New York alive

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The Sign of the Falcon

  1. Carolyn Keene is a writer pen name that was used by many different people both men and women over the years The company that was the creator of the Nancy Drew series, the Stratemeyer Syndicate, hired a variety of writers For Nancy Drew, the writers used the pseudonym Carolyn Keene to assure anonymity of the creator.Edna and Harriet Stratemeyer inherited the company from their father Edward Stratemeyer Edna contributed 10 plot outlines before passing the reins to her sister Harriet It was Mildred Benson aka Mildred A Wirt , who breathed such a feisty spirit into Nancy s character Mildred wrote 23 of the original 30 Nancy Drew Mystery Stories , including the first three It was her characterization that helped make Nancy an instant hit The Stratemeyer Syndicate s devotion to the series over the years under the reins of Harriet Stratemeyer Adams helped to keep the series alive and on store shelves for each succeeding generation of girls and boys In 1959, Harriet, along with several writers, began a 25 year project to revise the earlier Carolyn Keene novels The Nancy Drew books were condensed, racial stereotypes were removed, and the language was updated In a few cases, outdated plots were completely rewritten.Other writers of Nancy Drew volumes include Harriet herself, she wrote most of the series after Mildred quit writing for the Syndicate and in 1959 began a revision of the first 34 texts The role of the writer of Carolyn Keene passed temporarily to Walter Karig who wrote three novels during the Great Depression Also contributing to Nancy Drew s prolific existence were Leslie McFarlane, James Duncan Lawrence, Nancy Axelrod, Priscilla Doll, Charles Strong, Alma Sasse, Wilhelmina Rankin, George Waller Jr and Margaret Scherf.

885 Reply to “The Sign of the Falcon”

  1. Interesting to have a 20 year old mystery at the base, but while all ND mysteries are contrived, this was overdone and suspects are stereotyped.



  2. When I received independent reading assignment sheet, I could not decide proper book for me because I usually do not read much and I did not know my reading level exactly Therefore, I asked for Ms Kalis which book was appropriate to me and she recommended this book Actually, I like mystery novel so I could read through the end without getting tired NANCY DREW the Sign of the Falcon, written by Carolyn Keene, begins Nancy s father disappears without any contact from him in New York Although she a [...]



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