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NANCY DREW GIRL DETECTIVE: DRESSED TO STEAL

by | Read by Rebecca Rogers

Children Ages 10+ • 3.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2007

Nancy investigates a break-in at a fashion boutique in River Heights with the help of friends George, Bess, and Ned. Although Rebecca Rogers has a lovely lilting voice, one is at times confused as to who is speaking. Further, aspects of this production, which updates the series, can be jarring for earlier generations of readers. The new Nancy breaks into an apartment and hacks into a computer! On the package she is a young "tween-ager‚" yet Rogers's Nancy sounds older and has friends in college. Boyfriend Ned sounds slightly condescending and too sultry. The audience for this listening experience would typically be younger than its story or delivery allows. DRESSED TO STEAL lacks the wonderful campiness that makes Nancy Drew appealing to generations. J.K.R. © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/ MAR 08]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2007

CS ISBN 978-1-4332-0037-3 $19.95 • Three cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1-4332-0038-0 $19.95 • Three CDs

DD ISBN $18.17

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2007

CS ISBN 978-1-4332-0035-9 $24.95 • Three cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1-4332-0036-6 $27.00 • Three CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4332-0039-7 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

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