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Do NOT combine this page with that of "C. Keene", as there are other authors on LT who share that surname and intial. Thank you.

This author is a nom de plume of the several authors of the Nancy Drew and The Dana Girls series. It is a pseudonym owned originally by the Stratemeyer Syndicate (now a name used by Simon and Schuster). Authors of books in the former series include Mildred Wirt Benson, Harriet Adams, James Duncan Lawrence, Walter Karig, Nancy Axelrad, Priscilla Doll, Charles Strong, Alma Sasse, Wilhelmina Rankin, George Waller, Jr., Margaret Scherf, and Susan Wittig Albert. Authors of books in the latter series include Leslie McFarlane, Mildred Wirt Benson, and Harriet Adams.
Note that Caroline Quine is the Dutch and French name of this author.

Please do not combine the individual authors with Carolyn Keene; They may have written under the name Carolyn Keene, but many of them also wrote other books under their own name.

The Secret of the Old Clock 5,064 copies, 94 reviews
The Hidden Staircase 3,884 copies, 43 reviews
The Bungalow Mystery 3,104 copies, 23 reviews
The Mystery at Lilac Inn 2,937 copies, 22 reviews
The Secret of Shadow Ranch 2,781 copies, 25 reviews
The Secret of Red Gate Farm 2,361 copies, 20 reviews
The Clue in the Diary 2,057 copies, 19 reviews
Nancy's Mysterious Letter 1,905 copies, 17 reviews
The Sign of the Twisted Candles 1,896 copies, 19 reviews
The Clue of the Broken Locket 1,772 copies, 12 reviews
The Password to Larkspur Lane 1,730 copies, 14 reviews
The Message in the Hollow Oak 1,547 copies, 11 reviews
The Whispering Statue 1,489 copies, 9 reviews
The Mystery of the Ivory Charm 1,372 copies, 11 reviews
The Haunted Bridge 1,338 copies, 8 reviews
The Clue of the Tapping Heels 1,251 copies, 7 reviews
The Secret in the Old Attic 1,237 copies, 8 reviews
The Mystery of the Brass-Bound Trunk 1,212 copies, 12 reviews
The Quest of the Missing Map 1,194 copies, 6 reviews
The Clue in the Jewel Box 1,187 copies, 7 reviews
The Ghost of Blackwood Hall 1,172 copies, 6 reviews
The Clue in the Crumbling Wall 1,133 copies, 3 reviews
Mystery of the Tolling Bell 1,114 copies, 5 reviews
The Clue in the Old Album 1,069 copies, 4 reviews
The Mystery at the Ski Jump 1,054 copies, 5 reviews
The Mystery of the 99 Steps 1,035 copies, 3 reviews
The Clue of the Leaning Chimney 1,033 copies, 5 reviews
The Scarlet Slipper Mystery 999 copies, 4 reviews
The Secret of the Wooden Lady 986 copies, 6 reviews
The Clue of the Velvet Mask 980 copies, 5 reviews
The Clue of the Black Keys 935 copies, 5 reviews
The Spider Sapphire Mystery 894 copies, 5 reviews
The Haunted Showboat 892 copies, 4 reviews
The Witch Tree Symbol 886 copies, 3 reviews
The Hidden Window Mystery 885 copies, 2 reviews
The Moonstone Castle Mystery 881 copies, 2 reviews
The Clue of the Dancing Puppet 872 copies, 2 reviews
The Clue in the Old Stagecoach 861 copies, 4 reviews
The Secret of the Golden Pavilion 847 copies, 5 reviews
Mystery of the Glowing Eye 840 copies, 1 review
The Mystery of the Fire Dragon 838 copies, 3 reviews
The Clue in the Crossword Cipher 832 copies, 4 reviews
Mystery of Crocodile Island 809 copies, 3 reviews
The Invisible Intruder 780 copies, 4 reviews
The Crooked Banister (Author) 769 copies, 5 reviews
The Mysterious Mannequin 767 copies, 3 reviews
The Secret of Mirror Bay 755 copies, 3 reviews
The Ringmaster's Secret 751 copies, 3 reviews
The Phantom of Pine Hill 748 copies, 2 reviews
The Sky Phantom 742 copies, 4 reviews
The Double Jinx Mystery 716 copies, 1 review
The Thirteenth Pearl 685 copies, 1 review
Sleepover Sleuths 641 copies, 5 reviews
The Secret in the Old Lace 456 copies, 2 reviews
Scream for Ice Cream 442 copies, 3 reviews
The Triple Hoax 432 copies, 2 reviews
The Flying Saucer Mystery 412 copies, 4 reviews
Without a Trace 376 copies, 5 reviews
Double Take 369 copies, 1 review
Captive Witness 326 copies, 4 reviews
The Greek Symbol Mystery 304 copies, 1 review
Secrets Can Kill 291 copies, 5 reviews
The Kachina Doll Mystery 286 copies, 2 reviews
The Twin Dilemma 283 copies, 2 reviews
The Slumber Party Secret 272 copies, 1 review
The Swami's Ring 270 copies, 1 review
The Zoo Crew 242 copies
Nancy Drew Ghost Stories 236 copies, 3 reviews
Double Crossing 221 copies, 1 review
Deadly Intent 217 copies
The Lost Locket 211 copies
False Notes 203 copies
Murder on Ice 189 copies, 3 reviews
The Lost Files of Nancy Drew 187 copies, 2 reviews
Nancy Drew Omnibus 001-064 179 copies, 4 reviews
The Case of the Lost Song 175 copies, 3 reviews
Ski School Sneak 171 copies
Curse of the Arctic Star 171 copies, 2 reviews
Ticket Trouble 170 copies, 1 review
Pony Problems 168 copies, 2 reviews
By the Light of the Study Lamp 165 copies, 1 review
False Moves 164 copies
Hit and Run Holiday 163 copies, 1 review
Pit of Vipers 162 copies
Two Points to Murder 158 copies, 2 reviews
The Fox Hunt Mystery 152 copies, 1 review
A Model Crime 149 copies
White Water Terror 149 copies, 2 reviews
Trial by Fire 143 copies
Deadly Doubles 142 copies, 1 review
The Secret at Lone Tree Cottage 138 copies, 2 reviews
The Halloween Hoax 138 copies, 1 review
The Haunted Carousel 137 copies, 2 reviews
Buried Secrets 137 copies, 2 reviews
The Cinderella Ballet Mystery 137 copies, 2 reviews
Mystery of the Winged Lion 134 copies, 1 review
Trade Wind Danger 133 copies, 1 review
Lights, Camera... 130 copies, 1 review
The Silver Cobweb 129 copies, 1 review
The Secret Santa 128 copies
The Emerald-Eyed Cat Mystery 126 copies, 1 review
The E-Mail Mystery 126 copies, 1 review
Operation Titanic 125 copies, 1 review
The Secret of Shady Glen 125 copies, 1 review
Action! 124 copies, 2 reviews
The Case of the Vanishing Veil 124 copies, 1 review
The Treasure in the Royal Tower 123 copies, 1 review
The Clue in the Antique Trunk 122 copies, 2 reviews
The Final Scene 120 copies
The Bluebeard Room 120 copies, 3 reviews
Vanishing Act 119 copies, 2 reviews
Mystery Train 118 copies
In the Shadow of the Tower 118 copies, 2 reviews
The Stolen Relic 117 copies, 1 review
Danger on the Great Lakes 117 copies, 2 reviews
Shock Waves 115 copies, 1 review
New Year's Evil 115 copies
The Secret of the Swiss Chalet 112 copies, 1 review
Fatal Attraction 112 copies, 1 review
Thanksgiving Thief 111 copies, 2 reviews
High Survival 111 copies
The Phantom of Venice 111 copies, 2 reviews
The Baby-Sitter Burglaries 108 copies, 1 review
Enemy Match 108 copies, 2 reviews
Heart of Danger 108 copies, 1 review
The Ice Cream Scoop 107 copies, 1 review
The Last Resort 106 copies
Bad Medicine 104 copies, 1 review
Riverboat Ruse 104 copies
Uncivil Acts 103 copies
Scent of Danger 103 copies
The Scarlet Macaw Scandal 103 copies, 1 review
Buried in Time 102 copies, 3 reviews
The Black Widow 101 copies, 1 review
The Riddle in the Rare Book 101 copies, 1 review
Secret of the Spa 101 copies, 1 review
Dangerous Games 101 copies
Where's Nancy? 101 copies, 1 review
Never Say Die 100 copies
Sisters in Crime 100 copies
Wings of Fear 100 copies, 1 review
Fatal Ransom 99 copies
Mystery of the Midnight Rider 99 copies, 1 review
April Fool's Day 99 copies, 1 review
The Sierra Gold Mystery 98 copies, 1 review
Pure Poison 98 copies
Out of Bounds 97 copies
Most Likely to Die 97 copies, 1 review
The Mystery of the Stone Tiger 97 copies, 1 review
The Eskimo's Secret 96 copies, 1 review
Dangerous Plays 95 copies, 1 review
Terror on Tour 95 copies, 3 reviews
The Winking Ruby Mystery 95 copies, 1 review
Circle of Evil 94 copies
High Marks for Malice 94 copies, 1 review
The Haunted Lagoon 94 copies, 1 review
Spies and Lies 94 copies, 1 review
Strangers on a Train 93 copies, 1 review
A Three-Cornered Mystery 93 copies, 1 review
Hits and Misses 93 copies
The Suspect Next Door 92 copies, 1 review
Best of Enemies 92 copies
The Crime Lab Case 92 copies, 2 reviews
Rich and Dangerous 91 copies, 1 review
The Circle of Footprints 91 copies, 4 reviews
Stop the Clock 91 copies, 2 reviews
Tour of Danger 90 copies
The Paris Connection 89 copies, 1 review
The Chocolate-Covered Contest 89 copies, 2 reviews
Framed 89 copies
The Mystery of the Bamboo Bird 88 copies, 1 review
Mystery at Moorsea Manor 87 copies, 2 reviews
Death by Design 87 copies, 1 review
The Ghost in the Gallery 86 copies, 1 review
Danger in Disguise 84 copies, 1 review
The Case of the Floating Crime 84 copies, 1 review
Win, Place or Die 84 copies, 1 review
The Secret at the Hermitage 84 copies, 1 review
Trail of Lies 84 copies, 1 review
The Secret at Solaire 84 copies, 1 review
Dressed to Steal 82 copies, 2 reviews
Making Waves 82 copies
Final Notes 80 copies
The Bike Tour Mystery 80 copies, 2 reviews
En Garde 80 copies, 1 review
Mixed Signals 80 copies
A Taste of Danger 76 copies, 1 review
The Portrait in the Sand 76 copies, 1 review
Mystery on Maui 76 copies
Secrets of the Nile 75 copies, 2 reviews
Lights, Camera... Cats! 75 copies, 1 review
The Mistletoe Mystery 75 copies, 1 review
Chick-napped! 75 copies, 1 review
Troubled Waters 74 copies, 2 reviews
Last Dance 74 copies
The Ghost of Craven Cove 74 copies, 2 reviews
The Stranger in the Shadows 73 copies, 2 reviews
Deep Secrets 73 copies
Getting Burned 72 copies, 1 review
Cold as Ice 72 copies, 1 review
The Legend of the Emerald Lady 72 copies, 3 reviews
Danger for Hire 72 copies
The Case of the Artful Crime 71 copies, 3 reviews
The Orchid Thief 71 copies, 1 review
Not Nice on Ice 70 copies
Running Scared 69 copies
Swiss Secrets 69 copies
In Search of the Black Rose 69 copies, 2 reviews
Mystery by Moonlight 69 copies, 1 review
The Clue of the Rusty Key 68 copies, 1 review
The Girl Who Couldn't Remember 67 copies, 1 review
Squeeze Play 67 copies
Tropic of Fear 67 copies
The Curse of the Black Cat 67 copies, 2 reviews
The Riding Club Crime 67 copies, 1 review
Once Upon a Thriller 67 copies, 1 review
Trouble at Camp Treehouse 66 copies, 1 review
The Clue in the Cobweb 66 copies, 2 reviews
The Phantom Surfer 65 copies, 1 review
Close Encounters 65 copies, 1 review
The Case of the Creative Crime 65 copies, 2 reviews
The Riddle of the Ruby Gazelle 65 copies, 1 review
Danger Overseas 65 copies, 1 review
The Secret at Seven Rocks 64 copies, 1 review
Over the Edge 64 copies
The Ghost of the Lantern Lady 63 copies, 2 reviews
Secret Cargo 63 copies, 1 review
Passport to Danger 62 copies, 1 review
Greek Odyssey 62 copies
Easy Marks 62 copies
The Circus Scare 61 copies, 1 review
Princess Mix-up Mystery 61 copies, 1 review
The Case of the Captured Queen 60 copies, 1 review
False Pretenses 60 copies, 1 review
Hot Tracks 60 copies, 1 review
The Mystery of Misty Canyon 60 copies, 1 review
Into Thin Air 59 copies, 1 review
Make No Mistake 59 copies, 1 review
The Clue of the Black Flower 56 copies, 1 review
The Clue in the Ivy 55 copies, 2 reviews
Poison Pen 55 copies, 1 review
Natural Enemies 55 copies
Hot Pursuit 55 copies
A Date with Deception 55 copies, 2 reviews
The Clue on the Crystal Dove 54 copies, 1 review
The Silent Suspect 54 copies, 1 review
Dance Off 53 copies
Cutting Edge 53 copies
Club Dread 52 copies
Perfect Cover 52 copies, 1 review
Mardi Gras Masquerade 52 copies, 1 review
Lost in the Everglades 52 copies, 1 review
Choosing Sides 52 copies
Portrait in Crime 51 copies, 1 review
An Instinct for Trouble 50 copies, 1 review
Moving Target 50 copies
Once Upon a Crime 50 copies, 1 review
Diamond Deceit 50 copies
The Wrong Track 49 copies, 2 reviews
Legend of Miner's Creek 49 copies, 1 review
The Perfect Escape 48 copies, 2 reviews
Crosscurrents 47 copies, 1 review
Treasure Trouble 47 copies, 1 review
If Looks Could Kill 47 copies, 1 review
Stage Fright 47 copies
Love Notes 46 copies
Sweet Revenge 46 copies
The Hidden Inheritance 45 copies, 1 review
Let's Talk Terror 45 copies, 1 review
Pool Party Puzzler 44 copies, 2 reviews
Island of Secrets 44 copies, 1 review
Candy is Dandy 43 copies, 1 review
A Star Witness 43 copies, 1 review
Counterfeit Christmas 43 copies, 1 review
Babysitting Bandit 42 copies, 1 review
Out of Control 41 copies
Dead on Arrival 41 copies
High Stakes 41 copies
Update on Crime 41 copies
Fishing for Clues 40 copies, 1 review
The Mystery of the Mother Wolf 39 copies, 4 reviews
Heart of Ice 39 copies
Secret Identity 39 copies
Intruder 38 copies, 1 review
Power of Suggestion 38 copies, 1 review
Royal Revenge 38 copies
The Cheating Heart 38 copies, 1 review
At All Costs 38 copies
The Lemonade Raid 38 copies, 1 review
Mall Madness 37 copies
Model Crime 37 copies
Kiss and Tell 36 copies
Wicked Ways 35 copies
Model Menace 34 copies
Real Fake 34 copies, 1 review
Hidden Meanings 33 copies
Gold Medal Murder 33 copies, 1 review
Model Suspect 33 copies
The Ski Slope Mystery 32 copies, 1 review
Identity Theft 32 copies
Captive Heart 32 copies
The Sign in the Smoke 32 copies, 1 review
Nancy Drew Ghost Stories #2 30 copies, 1 review
The Witch's Omen 29 copies, 1 review
Skipping a Beat 29 copies, 1 review
Verdens største detektiver II (Contributor) 5 copies
Verdens største detektiver I (Contributor) 4 copies
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Disambiguation notice
Do NOT combine this page with that of "C. Keene", as there are other authors on LT who share that surname and intial. Thank you.

This author is a nom de plume of the several authors of the Nancy Drew and The Dana Girls series. It is a pseudonym owned originally by the Stratemeyer Syndicate (now a name used by Simon and Schuster). Authors of books in the former series include Mildred Wirt Benson, Harriet Adams, James Duncan Lawrence, Walter Karig, Nancy Axelrad, Priscilla Doll, Charles Strong, Alma Sasse, Wilhelmina Rankin, George Waller, Jr., Margaret Scherf, and Susan Wittig Albert. Authors of books in the latter series include Leslie McFarlane, Mildred Wirt Benson, and Harriet Adams.
Note that Caroline Quine is the Dutch and French name of this author.

Please do not combine the individual authors with Carolyn Keene; They may have written under the name Carolyn Keene, but many of them also wrote other books under their own name.

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