The Scarlet Slipper Mystery

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The Scarlet Slipper Mystery
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Author Carolyn Keene
Country United States
Language English
Series Nancy Drew Mystery Stories
Genre Juvenile literature
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Preceded by The Ringmaster's Secret
Followed by The Witch Tree Symbol

The Scarlet Slipper Mystery is the thirty-second volume in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series. It was published in 1954 by Grosset & Dunlap under the pseudonym Carolyn Keene.


Nancy meets the Fontaine's, refugees from the fictional country of Centrovia, who run a dancing school in River Heights. The Fontaine's receive threats from a mysterious assailant and Nancy offers to help, but then the Fontaine's disappear. Nancy begins her search for them and becomes involved in a mystery involving a pair of scarlet dancing slippers, a painting, and missing jewels. There are many people pretending to be friends of the Fontaines, but Nancy does not know if they are lying. Come, follow Nancy during this dangerous quest by reading the book, "The Scarlet Slipper Mystery".