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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    • Fancy Nancy

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Meet Nancy, who believes that more is ALWAYS better when it comes to being fancy....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Short and sweet

    • By s. w. miller on 08-07-17

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Apples Galore! (I Can Read, Level 1)

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    Fancy Nancy: Apples Galore! will delight young listeners. With easy-to-understand narration, fancy fans will clamor for more....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • 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 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18

    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: Peanut Butter and Jellyfish

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 7 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: 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

    • Fancy Nancy and the Delectable Cupcakes

    • By: Jane O'Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Nancy has been having a little trouble paying attention in class - but when it's time to get ready for the school's bake sale, she is all ears....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • 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 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    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 and the Wedding of the Century

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Fancy Nancy can't wait to attend her uncle's wedding. She envisions the most exquisite celebration to take place - after all, she's never been to a wedding before....

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Halloween... or Bust!

    • By: Jane O' Connor, Robin Preiss Glasser
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    No one knows Fancy like Nancy - and no one knows Halloween like Nancy....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Don't buy without paper companion.

    • By kitty on 10-29-17

    Regular price: $2.27

    • Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas

    • By: Jane O'Connor
    • Narrated by: Chloe Hennessee
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    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

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