Jane O'Connor
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Jane O'Connor

Jane O'Connor is the author of more than thirty books for children, including the New York Times bestselling Fancy Nancy series, illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser, and the Nina, Nina Ballerina stories, illustrated by Dyanne Disalvo-Ryan. Fancy Nancy was nominated for the Quill Award for Best Picture Book in 2007. The Emperor's Silent Army: Terra Cotta Warriors of Ancient China won Booklist's Best Nonfiction Book for Young Readers in 2000. Jane has two grown sons. She was born, bred and still lives in New York City with her husband and their canine companion, Arrow.

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    • Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth

    • Fancy Nancy
    • By: Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Julianna Austin
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Nancy and her best friend, Bree, have everything they need to solve a mystery, from their totally professional trench coats to their top-secret code....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My 6 and 5 yo daughters loved it

    • By Cate's mama on 03-23-15

    Regular price: $14.82

    • Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet

    • By: Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Fancy Nancy and her best friend, Bree, couldn’t be more excited about their upcoming dance show. After all, it’s all about mermaids - and who knows how to be a fancy, glamorous mermaid better than Fancy Nancy herself?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • S' okay

    • By Ani Bird on 03-11-15

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Super Secret Surprise Party

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Join Fancy Nancy as she plans a surprise party....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Peanut Butter and Jellyfish

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Fancy Nancy takes a class trip to the aquarium and enjoys all the incredible sea creatures--that is until she comes to the jellyfish exhibit....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy and the Posh Puppy

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Fancy Nancy is back! And when her family decides to get a dog, she's certain she can be fancier than ever. After all, a papillon - a small, delicate, fluffy dog - is the ultimate accessory....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Pajama Day

    • By: Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    When Bree asks Nancy to be twins for pajama day, Nancy isn't so sure. She wants to wear her elegant new nightgown. After all, it is very unique....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: The 100th Day of School

    • By: Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    All the students in Ms. Glass's class are doing a project for the 100th Day of School. Nancy finds a way to combine her project with a touching tribute to her goldfish, Goldy....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Presents with elegant wrapping paper, festive decorations, Christmas cookies with sprinkles - and who could forget the tree? After all, there is no such thing as too much tinsel. Ooh la la!...

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy and the Late, Late, LATE Night

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Nancy is utterly enchanted by Mrs. DeVine's fancy movie star memorabilia (that means things from the past)....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: There's No Day Like a Snow Day

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Ooh la la! It's a blizzard. School is cancelled. And Nancy, JoJo, Bree, and Freddy are très excited to go outside and play....

    Regular price: $2.27

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