Tag Archives: Clare Vanderpool

“Navigating Early” – Who Is Lost?

Book Review : Navigating Early by Clare Vanderpool Spoiler Alert! At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted after his mother’s death and placed in a boy’s boarding school in Maine. There, … Continue reading

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“Moon Over Manifest” – Who Has Hope?

Book Review : Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool Spoiler Alert! Summary Gideon Tucker has always managed to provide for himself and his daughter, Abilene, even though times are tough in 1936. Then he decides he needs to take on … Continue reading

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