Monday, October 27, 2008

Oct. '08 E-News & Clues



Happy Halloween to you! Lots of info in this entry. Hope you all are doing well. We just got back recently from the 2008 Sleuth convention which was a lot of fun. In the entry below we have some photos up and some slide shows at the "members only" section of our website:

I hope to see more of you next year in '09! Details on our website about the convention!

I'm going to be updating my personal Nancy Drew Blog with quite a few updates, so check it out: I recently got a personalized Nancy Drew plate and other goodies, so I'm updating every day or so with new info!

In this E-News & Clues: convention wrap up: goodies for sale, Cafe Press Closes 10-31!, 2009 Convention Invite, Sept./Oct. issue of The Sleuth, Nancy Drew News.

Payment Info for anything below: Pay Pal: or send check/money order to me at:

Jennifer Fisher
P.O. Box 128
Higley, AZ 85236-0128



If you would like a set of DVDs from our convention which include our sleuthing adventures in Amish Country, our neat gift exchange of fun Nancy Drew theme gifts, and our presentations from our convention day: myself, Nancy Drew Files illustrator Tricia Zimic, Penny Warner, Lea Fox, and Michael G. Cornelius, e-mail me off list. I'm taking orders! We'll place our order in early November and will be shipping these off by mid to late November. We're not doing VHS, just DVDs!

Total is 15.50 which includes regular mail shipping. You can send a check/money order or Pay Pal. Please e-mail me if you are interested in ordering by Nov. 13!


We have just a couple of these left! View bag here:

In the bag which is a neat Old Clock bag from the set that came out in '07, blue multi pic eps inside the bag, a little booklet of Sleuthing Tips from Amish Country based on stuff Nancy and her chums did in the books--featuring illustrations from the books, a neat ornament that Kelly made using our hex symbol design, a miniature Witch Tree book, 2 pins--one says "Everything is Evidence" and the other says "Get a Clue," a Nancy Drew Girl Detective PB 30, Hardy Boys Undercover Brothers PB 22, and the Nancy Drew Magnetic Wisdom set.

All this for 25.00 which includes flat rate priority shipping! E-mail me if you're interested so I don't run out before you pay! You can send a check/money order or Pay Pal.


Our Nancy Drew Cafe Press Sales end 10-31, so be sure to stop by our shop and load up on Nancy Drew vintage art goodies!


There are lots of leftovers from the convention for sale: mini buttons, ornaments, mousepads, shirts, journals, plus our vintage book cover journals, altered art charms, and lots of scrap sets for your craft or scrapbooking projects!


If you are interested in attending the 2009 convention in Las Vegas: Sept. 30 - Oct. 4, send me an e-mail and I'll put you on our e-mail list for updates/info about it. Interested in speaking? Drop me a line!


Our Sept./Oct. issue--which I noted in last month's editor column would be delayed due to the convention--went into the mail today. So you should have your issue shortly! If you haven't checked us out yet or want to try a back issue, or subscribe, check out our website:


October 2008:
Nancy Drew Girl Detective: Perfect Escape
Her Interactive: The Haunting of Castle Malloy


Friday, October 24, 2008

2008 Witch Tree Sleuth Convention Pics

Dean's Nancyopoly
Sleuth Hex Cake!

Here are some pictures from our convention--it was a lot of fun! We have slide shows with a lot more photos at our website, check out the "members only" section!

Lea's Gift Exchange Bag

City Tavern Group

Dean Spots a Hardy Boys Book!

Witch Tree with Hex!

Hex Symbol on a Barn

Tricia Zimic Presentation

Group at Independence Hall


September/October 2008 Issue of The Sleuth

Our latest issue of The Sleuth is ready:

Calling All Sleuths: Editor's Note

Nancy Drew News

The Clue Conundrum: The Witch Tree Sumbol Trivia Quiz

Nancy Drew Sleuths & The Witch Tree Symbol Convention Report By Jennifer Fisher

Drew Review: Nancy Drew, Girl Detective Ghost Stories By Todd H. Latoski

The Nancy Drew Crookbook Part I By Caroline Stellings

Drew Interview: Around The World With Nancy Drew - British Nancy Drew Files By Lea Shangraw Fox

Deconstructing The Digests - Debunking The Misconceptions Surrounding The Nancy Drew Paperbacks #79 - The Double Horror of Fenley Place By Todd H. Latoski

From Old Clock to Winter Wonderland: 75 Years of Mystery And Adventure With Nancy Drew, America's Oldest Teenage Sleuth By JK

Crazy Eights with Michael G. Cornelius - The Witch Tree Symbol By Michael G. Cornelius

The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries: A Look Back at TV's First Nancy Drew: Episode 1.10 -Mystery Of The Fallen Angels By Todd H. Latoski

All The Gossip That's Fit To Print: Sleuths Chat About the Sleuth Convention