The BEST Episodes of Nancy Drew (2019)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 27, 2021

Network: The CW

18-year-old Nancy Drew thought she’d be leaving her hometown for college, but when a family tragedy strikes and holds her back another year, she finds herself embroiled in a ghostly murder investigation that uncover secrets that run deep in her hometown of Horseshoe Bay, Maine.

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The Haunting of Nancy Drew

#1 - The Haunting of Nancy Drew

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 11, 2020

While using a combination of forensic clues, skilled observation and relentless questioning of those who knew Lucy at the end of her life, Nancy unravels what happened the night Lucy died. While her detective work succeeds in some ways, it also reveals a devastating truth.

star 8.12
250 votes
Directors: Ruben Garcia
Writers: Katie Schwartz, Noga Landau
The Echo of Lost Tears

#2 - The Echo of Lost Tears

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Jun 2, 2021

Carson, Ryan and the Drew Crew work together to help Nancy.

star 8.02
153 votes
Directors: Amanda Row
Writers: Katie Schwartz, Noga Landau
The Journey of the Dangerous Mind

#3 - The Journey of the Dangerous Mind

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 15, 2021

As The Drew Crew investigates the Frozen Heart murders, sparks fly between Nancy and her counterpart in law enforcement on Nancy's first day as the Community Liaison - and Temperance makes a startling offer at the police station. Meanwhile, Carson and Ryan have conflicting opinions on how Nancy should be parented, a mishap tests Nick's and George's relationship, and Bess tries to protect Ace from a string of bad luck that may not be coincidental.

star 7.94
95 votes
Directors: Amanda Row
Writers: Andrea Thornton, Celine Geiger
The Purloined Keys

#4 - The Purloined Keys

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired May 19, 2021

Ryan and the Drew Crew work together to find a way to bring down Everett. Meanwhile, Carson gives Nancy a word of warning.

star 7.92
150 votes
Directors: Jeffrey W. Byrd
Writers: Jesse Stern, Katherine DiSavino
The Girl in the Locket

#5 - The Girl in the Locket

Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 8, 2020

With only hours left, the Drew Crew must race against the clock to find a way to vanquish the Agleaca before she takes what is owed to her.

star 7.91
243 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Lisa Bao, Melinda Hsu Taylor
The Judgement of the Perilous Captive

#6 - The Judgement of the Perilous Captive

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired May 26, 2021

Nancy finally has Everett exactly where she wants him. Meanwhile, Nick receives upsetting news from one of his tenants, Jake Cazine, about the youth center he wants to open. Lastly, Carson shares something disturbing with Bess.

star 7.90
155 votes
Directors: Jeffrey W. Byrd
Writers: Erika Harrison
The Clue in the Captain's Painting

#7 - The Clue in the Captain's Painting

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 15, 2020

Nancy and the Drew Crew investigate a mysterious death which also leads to new details regarding the Aglaeca curse.

star 7.89
237 votes
Directors: Ramsey Nickell
Writers: Erika Harrison, Jesse Stern
The Whisper Box

#8 - The Whisper Box

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 5, 2020

When Nancy finds herself stuck in an alternate reality, the Drew Crew desperately searches for a way to bring her back.

star 7.87
267 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Alex Taub, Noga Landau
The Lady of Larkspur Lane

#9 - The Lady of Larkspur Lane

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 29, 2020

While Nancy and the Drew Crew follow up on the latest Lucy Sable lead, they also work to uncover who tried to kill Ryan, leading them to a startling revelation.

star 7.86
275 votes
Directors: Greg Beeman
Writers: Erika Harrison
The Warning of the Frozen Heart

#10 - The Warning of the Frozen Heart

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 8, 2021

On the evening of Horseshoe Bay’s annual Harvest Carnival, a whole new mystery unfolds for Nancy when the body of a mysterious young man is discovered on the Hudson carnival grounds. The Drew Crew is drawn into the case by a host of confounding clues surrounding a new menace terrorizing the town – a killer who has an enigmatic connection to none other than Nancy’s newest foil: Temperance Hudson.

star 7.84
106 votes
Directors: Amanda Row
Writers: Melinda Hsu Taylor, Noga Landau
The Reunion of Lost Souls

#11 - The Reunion of Lost Souls

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 27, 2021

Nancy and the Drew Crew continue to search for clues to battle the Aglaeca. Meanwhile, George has an unfortunate first encounter with Nick's visiting mother. Lastly, Carson and Ace have a heart-to-heart.

star 7.84
172 votes
Writers: Andrea Thornton
The Scourge of the Forgotten Rune

#12 - The Scourge of the Forgotten Rune

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Apr 7, 2021

Nancy and the Drew Crew work together to help one of their own. Meanwhile, Ryan has an interesting conversation with Celia.

star 7.83
158 votes
Directors: Kristin Lehman
Writers: Katie Schwartz
The Legend of the Murder Hotel

#13 - The Legend of the Murder Hotel

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 10, 2021

Nancy is approached by a group of young girls asking for help in finding a volleyball teammate they believe was kidnapped by a ghost. Meanwhile, Ace and Amanda share a moment.

star 7.82
162 votes
Writers: Katherine DiSavino
The Secret of Solitary Scribe

#14 - The Secret of Solitary Scribe

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 3, 2021

With time running out, Nancy and the Drew Crew come up with a plan that they think might help reverse the curse that the Aglaeca placed on them.

star 7.82
170 votes
Directors: Rachel Raimist
Writers: Alex Taub
The Testimony of the Executed Man

#15 - The Testimony of the Executed Man

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 22, 2021

On the trail of the Frozen Hearts Killer, Nancy and her friends follow a surprising lead from a podcaster at an annual convention for amateur sleuths – where they also find themselves unraveling ghostly clues about a homicide from the 1950s.

star 7.82
76 votes
Directors: Shannon Kohli
Writers: Jesse Stern
The Drowned Woman

#16 - The Drowned Woman

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 17, 2021

Tensions flare between Nancy and the Drew Crew as they continue to fight the Aglaeca. Meanwhile, Bess makes a mistake that could cost all of them their lives. Lastly, George has a beautiful bonding moment with her sisters.

star 7.81
158 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Melinda Hsu Taylor, Noga Landau
The Trail of the Missing Witness

#17 - The Trail of the Missing Witness

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 14, 2021

Nancy and Celia Hudson go head to head. Meanwhile, Nick hires a new line cook at The Claw.

star 7.80
158 votes
Directors: Kristin Lehman
Writers: Jen Vestuto, Melissa Marlette
The Quest for the Spider Sapphire

#18 - The Quest for the Spider Sapphire

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 17, 2021

Nancy and George work together to vanish the ghost who's been timesharing George's body since they defeated the Aglaeca. Meanwhile, no one is more surprised than Bess when a blast from her past comes knocking.

star 7.78
151 votes
Writers: Lisa Bao
The Fate of the Buried Treasure

#19 - The Fate of the Buried Treasure

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 10, 2021

Nancy and the Drew Crew race against the clock to find a way to destroy the Aglaeca before she can destroy them. Meanwhile, Ace reaches out to Carson for a favor.

star 7.76
168 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Celine Geiger
The Mark of the Poisoner’s Pearl

#20 - The Mark of the Poisoner’s Pearl

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jan 15, 2020

After discovering a connection between the poison that killed Tiffany Hudson and a Horseshoe Bay cold case, Nancy and the Drew Crew risk their lives to bring a serial killer to justice.

star 7.75
281 votes
Directors: Sydney Freeland
Writers: Katherine DiSavino, Lisa Bao
The Riddle of the Broken Doll

#21 - The Riddle of the Broken Doll

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 24, 2021

Nancy and the Drew Crew learn that they have a new battle on their hands. Meanwhile, George's strange behavior leaves Nick feeling unsettled. Lastly, Carson makes Nancy an offer she can't refuse.

star 7.74
165 votes
Directors: Larry Teng
Writers: Andrea Thornton, Erika Harrison
The Mystery of Blackwood Lodge

#22 - The Mystery of Blackwood Lodge

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 13, 2019

While trying to uncover the truth about a long-buried history between Lucy Sable and Ryan Hudson, Nancy finds herself in the curious position of having to strike a deal with Horseshoe Bay’s newest and most suspect widower.

star 7.74
340 votes
Directors: Amanda Row
Writers: Alex Taub, Andrea Thornton
The Phantom of Bonny Scot

#23 - The Phantom of Bonny Scot

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 22, 2020

When Nancy’s quest to clear Carson’s name clashes with Owen’s pursuit of justice for the victims of the Bonny Scot, she’ll have to decide just how far she’s willing to go to get her dad out of jail.

star 7.72
277 votes
Directors: Ramsey Nickell
Writers: Andrea Thornton, Katie Schwartz
The Curse of the Dark Storm

#24 - The Curse of the Dark Storm

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 23, 2019

When a nor’easter hits Horseshoe Bay, Ace warns everyone that the storm has been known to blow restless spirits ashore. Meanwhile, Nancy confronts Nick about the secrets he’s been keeping.

star 7.72
422 votes
Writers: Jesse Stern, Lisa Bao
The Siege of the Unseen Specter

#25 - The Siege of the Unseen Specter

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired May 5, 2021

Nancy's birthday dinner with Carson is cut short when Detective Tamura shows up with a warrant to arrest her for contempt of court. Meanwhile, George, Bess and Ace work together to summon up one of their ancestors to help locate Odette's Englishwoman lover Mary's soul amongst billions in the spirit world.

star 7.71
152 votes
Directors: Ramsey Nickell
Writers: Andrea Thornton, Lisa Bao