Title: Goldie Vance: Volume One
By: Hope Larson and Brittney Williams
Call #: YA Graphic Larso.H v. 1
Dust off your sleuthing skills and join writer Hope Larson and illustrator Brittney Williams as they introduce you to the mysteries that arise at the fictional St. Pascal, Florida Crossed Palms Resort during the 1960s. This fresh new graphic novel series named after likable, plucky teen protagonist, Goldie Vance, is a quick read sure to make you smile and remember another certain girl detective from yesteryear. In Volume One, Crossed Palms Resort’s detective, Charles, is given a new case by an anxious, German guest. A valuable necklace is missing! Volunteer detective assistant, Goldie, is soon on the case and pursues all avenues to get to the bottom of the mystery. Get it for the kids, and read it for yourself! Best enjoyed by grades 6 and up, due to romantic relationships and action sequences.