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The Best Nancy Drew Books  

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List Rules Books in the Nancy Drew series only

The absolute best books from Carolyn Keene’s Nancy Drew series, ranked from the most popular to the least based on the votes cast for each title. This list has the most popular Nancy Drew books, and includes related images and first published dates. Nancy Drew is one of the most iconic fictional detectives, but what are the absolute best Nancy Drew books of all time?

This list features the best Nancy Drew books from the popular mystery series including popular books such as The Haunted Bridge, The Secret in the Old Attic, Nancy’s Mysterious Letter, The Clue in the Crumbling Wall, The Clue in the Jewel Box, The Quest of the Missing Map, and The Secret of Red Gate Farm.

There are lots of other great book series for kids, but cast your votes below for the best Nancy Drew books, or add the ones you love if they aren't already on the list below.
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The Mystery at Lilac Inn... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Hidden Staircase is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Sign of the Twisted ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Secret of Red Gate F... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Password to Larkspur... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Secret of the Old Cl... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Secret in the Old At... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Mystery of the Tolli... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Bungalow Mystery is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue of the Broken L... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Ghost of Blackwood H... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Secret of Shadow Ran... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue in the Crumblin... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Quest of the Missing... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Hidden Window Myster... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue in the Jewel Bo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Secret of the Wooden... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue of the Velvet M... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Mystery of the 99 St... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Whispering Statue is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue in the Diary is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Mystery at the Moss-... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Haunted Bridge is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Clue of the Leaning ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books
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The Mystery at the Ski J... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Nancy Drew Books