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The Best Detective (Nancy Drew: Notebooks #8)

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"I'm the best!" "No, I'm the best!" Who is the best detective of all?
Nancy Drew's special detective notebook is gone! And, boy, is she in trouble. Inside were three passes - for her, Bess, and George - to the most spectacular movie of all time, Star Quest 2. Sure, Nancy's friends will forgive her...maybe in a million years. Even worse, Jason Hutchings is looking for the no
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ebook, 80 pages
Published June 26th 2012 by Aladdin (first published 1995)
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Karen
The book “The Best Detective” is an easy mystery book. In the book, Nancy loses her detective notebook, and inside the notebook, there are 3 movie tickets that she needs to watch with her 2 best friends. However that is not the worse, the worse is Jason try to find her notebook, to prove that he is the best detective. At the end, Nancy finds that. I think this book is good, although is an easy book to read, but the mystery in this book you can always meet it in your life. For example, I am a per ...more
Sarah Crawford
Jan 18, 2016 Sarah Crawford rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is #8 in the Nancy Drew notebook series. The story starts with Nancy's blue detective notebook going missing. A kid named Jason (a rather immature kid, even for 3rd grade) decides he wants to prove he's a better detective than Nancy and so he competes with her in trying to find her notebook.
As usual, there are different suspects and Nancy works hard to solve the mystery. As expected, she solves the mystery, though the solution is somewhat unexpected. A good book.
Justine Navarro
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Nina
Dec 07, 2011 Nina rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: mystery, childrens
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Nancy loses important movie tickets and suspects that someone might have stolen them.

This was one of the good books from my childhood! I was always intrigued with mystery stories. Books that involved Nancy Drew fed my interest. I found it interesting to read books from her younger days. They may seem very childish, but hey! It is still a fast and fun read.
Kristina Marie
Dec 31, 2010 Kristina Marie rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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This is a good one for kids. The characters are polite, well mannered, and have fun, too.
Madison
Dec 19, 2007 Madison rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: idk
idk i geuss its all right
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