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The Resource Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths : essays on the fiction of girl detectives, edited by Michael G. Cornelius and Melanie E. Gregg

Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths : essays on the fiction of girl detectives, edited by Michael G. Cornelius and Melanie E. Gregg

Label
Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths : essays on the fiction of girl detectives
Title
Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths
Title remainder
essays on the fiction of girl detectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael G. Cornelius and Melanie E. Gregg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of essays focuses on the girl sleuth, made famous by Nancy Drew but also characterized by other detectives like Cherry Ames, Trixie Belden, Linda Carlton, and, in today's world, by Veronica Mars and Hermione Granger. Solving mysteries is what each of the essayists strives to do, examining the conundrums these sleuths have left in their wake"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.08720992827
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.D4
LC item number
N36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cornelius, Michael G
  • Gregg, Melanie E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Drew, Nancy
  • Women detectives in literature
  • Teenage girls in literature
  • Drew, Nancy (Literarische Gestalt)
  • Mädchenliteratur
  • Kriminalroman
  • Detektivin (Motiv)
  • Englisch
Label
Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths : essays on the fiction of girl detectives, edited by Michael G. Cornelius and Melanie E. Gregg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
  • "They blinded her with science" : science fiction and technology in Nancy Drew
  • Michael G. Cornelius
  • Linda Carlton : flying sleuth/sleuthing flier
  • Fred Erisman
  • The girl sleuths of Melody Lane
  • H. Alan Pickrell
  • Measuring up to the task : Cherry Ames as nurse and sleuth
  • Anita G. Gorman and Leslie Robertson Mateer
  • Puzzles, paternity, and privilege : the mysterious function(s) of family in Trixie Belden
  • Steven J. Zani
  • The Nancy Drew mythtery stories
  • Not Nancy Drew but not clueless : embodying the teen girl sleuth in the twenty-first century
  • Marla Harris
  • Hermione Granger as girl sleuth
  • Glenna Andlade
  • Teen sleuth manifesto
  • Melissa Favara and Allison Schuette-Hoffman
  • James D. Keeline
  • Originator, writer, editor, hack : Carolyn Keene and changing definitions of authorship
  • Linda K. Karell
  • Alice Roy, détective : Nancy Drew in French translation
  • Melanie E. Gregg
  • Race and xenophobia in the Nancy Drew novels : "What kind of society ...?"
  • Leona W. Fisher
Control code
234257155
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 208 pages
Isbn
9780786439959
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008030002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)234257155
Label
Nancy Drew and her sister sleuths : essays on the fiction of girl detectives, edited by Michael G. Cornelius and Melanie E. Gregg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Contents
  • "They blinded her with science" : science fiction and technology in Nancy Drew
  • Michael G. Cornelius
  • Linda Carlton : flying sleuth/sleuthing flier
  • Fred Erisman
  • The girl sleuths of Melody Lane
  • H. Alan Pickrell
  • Measuring up to the task : Cherry Ames as nurse and sleuth
  • Anita G. Gorman and Leslie Robertson Mateer
  • Puzzles, paternity, and privilege : the mysterious function(s) of family in Trixie Belden
  • Steven J. Zani
  • The Nancy Drew mythtery stories
  • Not Nancy Drew but not clueless : embodying the teen girl sleuth in the twenty-first century
  • Marla Harris
  • Hermione Granger as girl sleuth
  • Glenna Andlade
  • Teen sleuth manifesto
  • Melissa Favara and Allison Schuette-Hoffman
  • James D. Keeline
  • Originator, writer, editor, hack : Carolyn Keene and changing definitions of authorship
  • Linda K. Karell
  • Alice Roy, détective : Nancy Drew in French translation
  • Melanie E. Gregg
  • Race and xenophobia in the Nancy Drew novels : "What kind of society ...?"
  • Leona W. Fisher
Control code
234257155
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 208 pages
Isbn
9780786439959
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008030002
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)234257155

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