Yeah. That’s right. When it comes to news articles I basically seek out what the person in them read as a child and then make assumptions. But according to Huffington Post, Sonia Sotomayor’s love of Nancy Drew led her to pursue a career in law. I call upon Leila Roy, our resident Nancy Drew expert over at bookshelves of doom, to respond. After all, her commentary on the first ten novels constitute the funniest stuff you’ll read all week.
Nancy Drew Responsible for Nominated Supreme Court Judge
Elizabeth Bird is currently New York Public Library's Youth Materials Collections Specialist. She has served on Newbery, written for Horn Book, and has done other lovely little things that she'd love to tell you about but that she's sure you'd find more interesting to hear of in person. Her opinions are her own and do not reflect those of NYPL, SLJ, or any of the other acronyms you might be able to name. Follow her on Twitter: @fuseeight.