The Mystery at Lilac Inn

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Penguin, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 180 pages
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Nancy and her friend Helen visit their friend Emily Willouby at the Lilac Inn, which Emily now owns, to help her plan her wedding. Emily plans on selling inherited diamonds in order to help fix up the Lilac Inn. However, Nancy soon learns that someone has been impersonating her and making expensive purchases under her name. Soon after, Emily's diamonds are stolen! Can Nancy find the thieves and recover the missing diamonds?
 

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How can you review Carolyn Keene? Nancy's a bona fide classic and there isn't a loser in the bunch. It was fun revisiting my youth again and amazing how much detail I remembered. The Mystery at Lilac Inn is a suspenseful, quick, and entertaining read for anybody over age 10. Read full review

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Contents

MYSTERIOUS CANOE MISHAP
1
STRANGE HAPPENINGS
11
A STOLEN CHARGE PLATE
20
ADDRESS UNKNOWN
29
BLACKOUT
36
UNCANNY RECOVERIES
47
A DIVER IN PERIL
55
A HOAX REVEALED
65
A DARING PLAN
100
THE GUARDS MISTAKE
108
EARTHQUAKE SCARE
117
THE UNDERWATER RESCUE
124
A LETTER
135
THE NET TIGHTENS
144
A SUBMARINE PRISONER
154
NO ESCAPE
162

THE SEARCH
74
BLUE PIPES
83
A TIP FROM A WAITRESS
92
NANCYS CITATION
171
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About the author (1989)

Carolyn Keene is a pen name used by a variety of authors for the classic Nancy Drew Mystery series. The first author to use the pseudonym was Mildred Wirt Benson, who wrote 23 of the original 30 books. Other writers who have adapted the "Carolyn Keene" moniker include Leslie McFarlane, James Duncan Lawrence, Walter Karig, and Nancy Axelrod.

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