Search Results: "Jehanne Wake"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 5, 2011

"A diverse work that requires readers to have multiple personalities—historians, worshippers of wealth and royalty, investment bankers and fashion freaks."
Wake (Kleinwort Benson: The History of Two Families in Banking, 1997, etc.) delivers a multiple biography of the fortunate Caton sisters, who flourished in Maryland and abroad, mostly during the Regency period and its aftermath. Read full book review >

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WAY PAST BEDTIME by Tara Lazar
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 25, 2017

"Forget staying up to wait for Santa Claus. After reading this, kids will clamor to investigate someone a little closer to home. (Picture book. 4-7)"
It's not all DJ dance parties and hot-fudge fountains when parents stay up late…or is it? Read full book review >

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WHITE BIRD BLACK BIRD by Val  Wake
Released: Oct. 25, 2008

"A harmless distraction with philanthropic overtones in need of edits."
Sprawling saga draws on the real-life culture clash between aboriginal Northern Canadians and resource-hungry land developers. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BAD BOY by Elliot Wake
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 6, 2016

"A fast-paced, mind-bending romantic thriller from an author with humor, heart, and big writing muscles."
A transgender YouTube vlogger has a secret identity as a social justice vigilante. Read full book review >