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|About Nancy Drew|
Nancy Drew is the title character and the main protagonist in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories. Nancy is a teenage, amateur detective, from the small town of River Heights, who lives with her father, criminal lawyer Carson Drew, and family housekeeper Hannah Gruen. She is often assisted on her crime investigations by her two best friends, Bess Marvin and George Fayne, and on occasion her boyfriend, Ned Nickerson.
Nancy Drew was created by book packager Edward Stratemeyer, and was first introduced in The Secret of the Old Clock on April 28, 1930. The character continues to be published in various spin-offs that continue to today, being updated to be consistent in contemporary times. The character has inspired many women since her introduction, and continues to be a popular icon over eight decades later.