- Betty Hume
If you like the Nancy Drew mysteries, here are some other mysteries you may enjoy.
The secret of the mansion / by Julie Campbell.
Thirteen-year-old Trixie Belden and her friends search for hidden
treasure in a mysterious mansion owned by an old miser. This is the
first book in the Trixie Belden mystery series.
Danger at the zoo : a Kit mystery / by Kathleen Ernst.
While working as a reporter during her summer vacation in 1935, Kit
uncovers a mystery at the Cincinnati Zoo involving suspected break-ins
at the monkey house. This is part of a series called American Girl
Watcher in the piney woods / by Elizabeth McDavid Jones.
In 1865, while helping her family keep their Virginia farm going through
the end of the Civil War, twelve-year-old Cassie meets a Confederate
deserter and a Yankee prisoner of war and tries to discover who has been
stealing from the farm. This book is from the series History Mysteries.
Chasing Vermeer / by Blue Balliett.
Strange events start to happen, and a precious Vermeer painting
disappears. Eleven-year-olds Petra and Calder combine their talents to
solve an international art scandal.