Wendy Darling is not the perfect girl her parents would like her to be. Intrepid, outspoken, and willful, she's always getting into trouble. One evening, confined to the nursery by her horrible nanny, she sneaks out to spy on one of her parents' glamorous parties.
What Wendy sees changes her life forever and triggers a series of confusing adventures as she tries to solve the mysteries that lie at the heart of her family....
In this compelling story, Karen Wallace recreates the fascinating lifestyle of the privileged classes of the early twentieth century as she explores the world that shaped Wendy's life before she met Peter Pan.
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With Catherine’s help, Anna escapes Lake House long enough to learn a shocking secret about Vincent, but her sense of responsibility for the adolescent sends her back to Lake House where Abse, in a fit of paternal vengeance—he mistakenly believes Anna has led Catherine astray—comes close to break...Jun 24 2012 | Read Full Review of Wendy
Inciting her new husbandâs wrath by departing unannounced to help the survivors of a shipwreck, Anna Palmer has been sent to Lake House, within whose shabby confines she cycles through disbelief, denial, and anger.May 07 2012 | Read Full Review of Wendy
Chronic Illness support groups—Seattle: http://chronicillness.meetup.com/cities/us/wa/seattle/.Mar 22 2012 | Read Full Review of Wendy
Barrie's PETER PAN, who will probably find fault with much of this prequel, or adult fans of Victorian literature and history, who will probably enjoy seeing Wallace play with the conventions and stock characters of the Victorian novel.Dec 30 2003 | Read Full Review of Wendy
It vividly portrays practices in mental hospitals of the time, and gives the reader a painfully clear idea of the vulnerable legal position of women in Victorian England.| Read Full Review of Wendy
Alongside all their trials and troubles, the women of Lake House are being photographed as part of a research experiment into the causes of mental illness.Jul 16 2012 | Read Full Review of Wendy
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