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Wendy and the lost boys

Julie Salamon

Wendy and the lost boys

the uncommon life of Wendy Wasserstein

by Julie Salamon

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Press in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • American Dramatists,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJulie Salamon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3573.A798 Z87 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24839692M
    ISBN 109781594202988
    LC Control Number2011014581

    asked the lost boys bewildered. They knew in what they called their hearts that one can get on quite well without a mother, and that it is only the mothers who think you can't. "At once," Wendy replied resolutely, for the horrible thought had come to her: "Perhaps mother is in half mourning by this time.". When we last saw Wendy Darlin and Roger Jolley, they'd recovered twelve of the thirteen Egyptian icons stolen from the British Museum. Wendy, Miami realtor and part-time tomb raider, is now in a frantic race against time and a murderer as she searches for the last Lost Boy hidden somewhere in London while a killer heat wave invades the city.

    wendy and the lost boys ~ book one Real estate agent for Miami Beach billionaires, Wendy Darlin, clashes with “SEC Investigator” and world famous archaeologist, Roger Jolley. He follows her out to sea on a mega-yacht owned by Charlie Hook, a Ponzi swindler on . The authorized biography of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein. In Wendy and the Lost Boys bestselling author Julie Salamon explores the life of playwright Wendy Wasserstein's most expertly crafted character: herself. The first woman playwright to win a Tony Award, Wendy Wasserstein was a Broadway titan.

    The cherished confidante to so many, Wendy privately endured her greatest heartbreaks alone. At once a moving portrait of an uncommon woman, and a nuanced study of the generation she came to represent, Wendy and The Lost Boys uncovers the magic of Wendy’s work. A daughter of the s, an artist that came of age during the freewheeling s Category: Books. Peter Pan Book Purse - Wendy and The Lost Boys Handbag - Captain Hook Pirate Purse - Tinkerbell Recycled Book Cover Handbag $ Loading5/5(K).


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Wendy and the Lost Boys reads more like a novel than a biography.” — THE NEW YORK TIMES “Excellent Salamon’s voice is like that of a Wasserstein character, a late-night girlfriend who tells you the truth, but confidentially, and sideways.” — THE NEW YORKER “Top-notch a penetrating by: 1.

Wendy and the Lost Boys is a fascinating biography that ferrets out some of the secrets and sorrows that Wendy Wasserstein hid beneath her giggly, lovably self-deprecating public persona. In some respects, Wasserstein was a typical Baby Boomer woman: breaking the glass ceiling in the '70s, giving up her bohemian roots and becoming part of the Establishment during the '80s and '90s, etc/5.

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The story is told in the voice of Wendy Darlin, with a gritty language that is modern, contemporary, and full of spunk/5. In Wendy and the Lost Boys bestselling author Julie Salamon explores the life of playwright Wendy Wasserstein's most expertly crafted character: herself.

The first woman playwright to win a Tony Award, Wendy Wasserstein was a Broadway titan. But with her high-pitched giggle and unkempt curls, she projected an image of warmth and familiarity.

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He follows her out to sea on a mega-yacht owned by Charlie Hook, a Ponzi swindler on /5(74). Lost Boy book. Read 28 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Before Captain Hook annihilated England, before the Lost City was built un /5. The eldest Darling child, a “tidy,” practical girl with a soft spot in her heart for orphaned or abandoned creatures.

From an early age, Wendy seems naturally disposed to care for others. When the lost boys tell her that they need “a nice motherly person,” Wendy replies happily, “I feel that is exactly what I am”: she is clearly delighted to complete this symmetry, to be no more.

In Wendy and the Lost Boys, Salamon delicately pieces together the many fractured narratives of Wendy’s life—the stories (often contradictory) that she shared amongst friends and family, the half truths of her plays and essays, the confessions and camouflage present even in her own journal writing--to reveal Wendy’s most expertly crafted character: herself/5(18).

Wasserstein was determined to control her own narrative, seldom an easy task for any public figure. As Julie Salamon observes in her penetrating new biography of the dramatist, Wendy and the Lost Boys, Wasserstein “became a celebrity by turning her life over to the public domain.” When it came to her wide social circle, however.

About Wendy and the Lost Boys. The authorized biography of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein. In Wendy and the Lost Boys bestselling author Julie Salamon explores the life of playwright Wendy Wasserstein’s most expertly crafted character: herself. The first woman playwright to win a Tony Award, Wendy Wasserstein was a Broadway titan.

Abner is the first of the book's eponymous "lost boys," an allusion to the Neverland residents of J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan stories (Wasserstein. Barrie, Victorian novelist, playwright, and author of Peter Pan or The Boy Who Wouldnt Grow Up, led a life almost as magical and interesting as as his famous ess in his marriage, Barrie grew close to the five young boys of the Llewelyn Davies family, ultimately becoming their guardian and devoted surrogate father when they were orphaned.4/5.

The plot of "Wendy and the Lost Boys" is a mystery, with plenty of tension and suspense. This provides the needed conflict to keep the reader involved, but it is the humor that makes Silkstone's writing unique. In her book The Love Investigator, her humor made a book that could have easily been depressing into an entertaining read/5.

In this book, the author delicately pieces together the many fractured narratives of Wendy's life- the stories (often contradictory) that she shared amongst friends and family, the half truths of her plays and essays, the confessions and camouflage present even in her own journal writing- to reveal Wendy's most expertly crafted character: herself.

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Since. Wendy and the Lost Boys (A Wendy Darlin Comedy Mystery Book 1) eBook: Barbara Silkstone: : Kindle Store/5(3). “People she didn’t know would stop her on the street and greet her, not with starstruck awe but with familiarity,’’ Julie Salamon writes in “Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of.In Wendy and the Lost Boys, best-selling author Julie Salamon explores the life of playwright Wendy Wasserstein's most expertly crafted character: herself.

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