The Scarlet Slipper Mystery

Original 1954 book cover art.

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Revised 1974 book cover art.

The Scarlet Slipper Mystery is the thirty-second volume in the Nancy Drew Mystery Stories series.

Plot summary

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.