The Resource Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak

Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak

Label
Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Title
Girl sleuth
Title remainder
Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Rehak
Title variation
Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of the Nancy Drew stories and their influence on American girlhood since the 1930s explores mysteries related to the character's creators, and her role in shaping the modern American woman's identity
Writing style
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Nonfiction, 2005.
  • Macavity Award for Best Non-Fiction, 2006.
  • Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Critical/Biographical, 2006.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155873
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rehak, Melanie
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1350L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1350
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wirt, Mildred A.
  • Adams, Harriet Stratemeyer
  • Keene, Carolyn
  • Stratemeyer Syndicate
  • Drew, Nancy
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Women and literature
  • American fiction
  • Young adult fiction, American
  • Young adult fiction
  • Girls
  • Teenage girls in literature
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Nancy Drew and the women who created her
Label
Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [318]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 364 pages, 8 unnumbered pages plates
Isbn
9780151010417
Lccn
2005009129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780151010417
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait
Label
Girl sleuth : Nancy Drew and the women who created her, Melanie Rehak
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [318]-354) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 364 pages, 8 unnumbered pages plates
Isbn
9780151010417
Lccn
2005009129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780151010417
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait

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