|Nearly nineteen now, Frank is a freshman at
, where he is pursuing studies in Criminal Justice in preparation
for a career as a private investigator.
Tall, dark and handsome as ever, Frank is finding life after
high school a little more challenging – and definitely more
|Seventeen until April, and now a senior at Bayport High,
blonde, blue-eyed Joe is intent on enjoying his last year of high
school before he embarks on college courses, an eventual degree, and
a career with Hardy and Sons Investigations.
|Petite and lovely, blonde and blue-eyed like her younger son,
Laura continues to grace the Hardy household with her calming
presence; offering wit, humor, common sense and unmitigated love to
the three Hardy men.
crack private investigator, internationally famous for his
crime-solving abilities, Fenton is an older version of his son
Frank, being tall, dark, and good-looking. He is proud of his sons’
sleuthing abilities, and is beginning to look forward to them
sharing the same career. Although he can appear aloof and withdrawn
at times, Fenton loves and cherishes his family dearly.
|Joe’s tall, blonde girlfriend, whose intelligence and
expertise with computers and graphics is highly appreciated by her
friends. Cool and witty,
as quick with a wisecrack as Joe himself, Vanessa finds her life
more and more inextricably intertwined with the younger Hardy –
and she’s not objecting!
|Megan is a 5’2” redhead with a winning smile and
beautiful turquoise-blue eyes, whom Frank meets his first week of
college. She first
approached the Hardys for help in solving a suspected murder –
that of her father. However,
the attraction between Megan and Frank Hardy was immediate, and a
business relationship rapidly became an emotional attachment; she
and Frank became a solid “couple” in short order.
Intelligent, with a warm, gentle personality, Megan brings
out the lover in Frank like no other girl has been able to do.
|Tall and blonde and elegant, like her daughter, single-mom
Andrea is a computer animation artist who creates the Rex Rover
cartoon TV show. Although
she is slightly concerned over the things which Vanessa gets
involved with now, Andrea is quite understanding of her daughter’s
association with the Hardys. One
of these days, Andrea would like to meet someone to share her life
with, now that Vanessa is almost grown up.
|Megan’s mother, recently widowed.
Carolyn is a slightly taller version of her lovely daughter,
with the same red hair and big eyes.
She works in the personnel department of Bayport Electric.
Quite logically, she has become close friends with Laura
Hardy and Andrea Bender.