Nancy Drew books are perennial favorites. The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene is the third book in the Nancy Drew series. Nancy Drew and her dear friend, Helen Corning, are on a mini vacation. Their motorboat capsizes in a freak summer storm. Just in time, a mysterious young woman rescues the exhausted pair from the roiling waters.
Mysteries surround Nancy and Helenís new friend. She has new guardians, Mr. & Mrs. Aborn. They are warm one minute to their ward. The next minute, they are as cold as the waters Nancy and Helen capsized. The Abornsí neighbors love them. What is their true feelings towards the young woman? Mr. Aborn takes mystery sacks into the woods. Why? What is in the deserted shack? Nancy tries to help her new friend and help her father with his latest case, too.