Everything you need to understand or teach Nancy Drew by Carolyn Keene.
Most young readers find Nancy's adventures interesting, entertaining, and exciting. In addition, many articles by adult Nancy Drew fans describe the positive qualities developed by reading these books: a sense of independence, poise in unusual social situations, persistence, initiative, and resourcefulness.
The series also emphasizes not only respect for elders and authority, but also the ability of a young woman to hold her own in the world of adults and men.
Other values portrayed...