The Penny Parker Megapack: 15 Complete Novels
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Series: Penny Parker Mystery Stories
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Series description Penny Parker, and her best friend Louise Sidell are in high school at the beginning of the series. Penny is the daughter of the widowed Anthony B. Parker, owner and editor of the Riverview Star newspaper. Penny is an only child, and since her mother's death, she has been raised by the Parker's housekeeper, Mrs.
Maude Weems. Also working at the paper are Mr. Salt was a couple of years ahead of Penny and Louise in school. Mildred Wirt, whose married name was Benson, wrote 23 of the first 25 Nancy Drew books, and more later, under the house pen-name of Carolyn Keene. Benson, who was a newspaper reporter herself, favored Penny Parker over all the other books she wrote, including Nancy Drew. Benson said in The series, which is now in the public domain, has been rewritten by Alice Simpson.
The names of the books have been changed. Penny Parker has become Jane Carter, widow of a journalist, who has come back home to live with her father. Most of the characters are renamed, and some, like Penny's best chum, Louise Sidell, have been expanded.
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Attitudes which would now be considered racist have been updated, and the women are a bit more independent, not that they weren't already pretty independent in the originals. Related publisher series Wildside Megapack. Penelope 'Penny' Parker. Louise Sidell. Maud Weems. Jerry Livingston. Salt Sommers. Miss Hilderman. Jason Fellows. Miss Grimley. Stanley Williams. Harvey Gandiss.
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- The Penny Parker Megapack.
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15 Complete Novels
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