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Wax, Wendy

Overview
Works: 31 works in 170 publications in 6 languages and 8,616 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Romance fiction  Chick lit  Graphic novels  Board books  Toy and movable books  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3623.A893, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wendy Wax
While we were watching Downton Abbey by Wendy Wax( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When the concierge of The Alexander, a historic Atlanta apartment building, invites his fellow residents to join him for weekly screenings of Downton Abbey, four very different people find themselves connecting with the addictive drama, and--even more unexpectedly--with each other."--Cover flap
Ten Beach Road by Wendy Wax( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Madeline, Avery, and Nikki are strangers to each other, but they have one thing in common. They each wake up one morning to discover their life savings have vanished, along with their trusted financial manager- leaving them with nothing but co-ownership of a ramshackle beachfront house. Throwing their lots in together, they take on the challenge of restoring the historic property. But just as they begin to reinvent themselves and discover the power of friendship, secrets threaten to tear down their trust-and destroy their lives a second time"--Page 2 of cover
A week at the lake by Wendy Wax( Book )

14 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the USA Today bestselling author of The House on Mermaid Point comes a powerful novel about secrets, loyalty, and the bonds of true friendship. Twenty years ago, Emma Michaels, Mackenzie Hayes, and Serena Stockton bonded over their New York City dreams. Then, each summer, they solidified their friendship by spending one week at the lake together, solving their problems over bottles of wine and gallons of ice cream. They kept the tradition for years, until jealousy, lies, and life's disappointments made them drift apart. It's been five years since Emma has seen her friends, an absence designed to keep them from discovering a long-ago betrayal. Now she's in desperate need of their support. The time has come to reveal her secrets-and hopefully rekindle their connection. But when a terrible accident keeps Emma from saying her piece, Serena and Mackenzie begin to learn about the past on their own. Now, to heal their friendship and their broken lives, the three women will have to return to the lake that once united them, and discover which relationships are worth holding on to. Included in this edition only-Wendy Wax's novella, Christmas at the Beach"--
Ocean Beach by Wendy Wax( Book )

11 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After arriving in Ocean Beach to renovate an old home, Avery Lawford, her interior designer mother, and some friends discover a set of unexpected challenges
The house on Mermaid Point by Wendy Wax( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Maddie, Avery, and Nikki first got to know one another--perhaps all too well--while desperately restoring a beachfront mansion to its former grandeur. Now they're putting that experience to professional use. But their latest project has presented some challenges they couldn't have dreamed up in their wildest fantasies--although the house does belong to a man who actually was Maddie's wildest fantasy once ... Rock-and-roll legend "William the Wild" Hightower may be past his prime, estranged from his family, and creatively blocked, but he's still worshiped by fans--which is why he guards his privacy on his own island in the Florida Keys. He's not thrilled about letting this crew turn his piece of paradise into a bed-and-breakfast for a reality show ... though he is intrigued by Maddie. Hard as that is for her to believe as a newly single woman who can barely manage a dog paddle in the dating pool. But whether it's an unexpected flirtation with a bona fide rock star, a strained mother-daughter relationship, or a sudden tragedy, these women are in it together. The only thing that might drive them apart is being trapped on a houseboat with one bathroom . ."--
The accidental bestseller by Wendy Wax( Book )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and Turkish and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a time, four aspiring authors met at a writers' conference. Ten years later they're still friends, veterans of the dog-eat-dog New York publishing world.--From publisher's description
Sunshine Beach by Wendy Wax( Book )

8 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After losing their life savings in a Ponzi scheme, Maddie, Avery, and Nikki banded together to make the most of what they've got left through determination, ingenuity, guts, and a large dose of elbow grease. It's Maddie's daughter Kyra who stumbles across a once glorious oceanfront hotel that has fallen into disrepair. The opportunity to renovate this seaside jewel is too good to pass up--especially when they come up with the idea of shooting their own independent television show about the restoration. What could possibly go wrong?"
Magnolia Wednesdays by Wendy Wax( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At 41, Vivian Armstrong Gray learns that she's pregnant, jobless, and very hormonal. This explains why she accepts a dreadful job back home in Georgia. As she digs up her long buried roots, she starts to wonder if life inside the picket fence is really so bad after all
Single in suburbia by Wendy Wax( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Russian and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love stories. Humorous fiction
Leave it to cleavage by Wendy Wax( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Miranda discovers her husband is a two-timing, cross-dressing "ladies" man who has run off, leaving her and her family's hundred-year-old bra business teetering on the brink of bankruptcy. It's up to Miranda to keep everything under wraps until she can rescue the company; but when Blake Summers, the town's all-too-attractive police chief, starts asking questions, it's going to be all she can do to stay in the underwear business while everything about Blake is charming her out of hers."--publisher's description
7 days and 7 nights by Wendy Wax( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's an all-out battle of the sexes in this smart, laugh-out-loud romantic comedy as two rival radio talk show hosts--who are also former lovers--agree to spend a week broadcasting together from a small apartment
Otis C. Mouse, Egypt : 3 stories : a tale of too many cities by Wendy Wax( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a story told in graphic novel format, while living a happy life in the big city, Otis C. Mouse accidentally gets packed away in a suitcase and when he awakens in Egypt, his epic adventure begins
The house on Mermaid Point by Wendy Wax( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maddie, Avery, and Nikki first got to know one another -- perhaps all too well -- while desperately restoring a beachfront mansion to its former grandeur. Now they're putting that experience to professional use. But their latest project has presented some challenges they couldn't have dreamed up in their wildest fantasies -- although the house does belong to a man who actually was Maddie's wildest fantasy once ... Rock-and-roll legend "William the Wild" Hightower may be past his prime, estranged from his family, and creatively blocked, but he's still worshiped by fans -- which is why he guards his privacy on his own island in the Florida Keys. He's not thrilled about letting this crew turn his piece of paradise into a bed-and-breakfast for a reality show ... though he is intrigued by Maddie. Hard as that is for her to believe as a newly single woman who can barely manage a dog paddle in the dating pool. But whether it's an unexpected flirtation with a bona fide rock star, a strained mother-daughter relationship, or a sudden tragedy, these women are in it together. The only thing that might drive them apart is being trapped on a houseboat with one bathroom
Guess who, Elmo! by Wendy Wax( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young children love guessing games and they love the characters on "Sesame Street." Rhymes on each spread prompt kids to guess who is hiding behind the big flap on each spread. Includes favorite "Sesame Street"" "friends
Hostile makeover by Wendy Wax( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shelly Schwartz is always trying to get her father's approval in the family ad agency. Her chief rival is golden boy Ross Morgan, who is her father's favorite. She also is having big time feelings towards Ross. What's a girl to do?
Mission to Mars by Wendy Wax( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mission Commander Uniqua, Pablo, and Austin set off for Mars to find out the source of a strange noise, while Tyrone and Tasha stay behind in Mission Control
A week at the lake by Wendy Wax( Recording )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty years ago, Emma, Mackenzie, and Serena bonded over their New York City dreams. Then, each summer, they solidified their friendship by spending one week at the lake together, solving their problems over bottles of wine and gallons of ice cream. They kept the tradition for years, until jealousy, lies, and life's disappointments made them drift apart. But when a terrible accident keeps Emma from saying her piece, Serena and Mackenzie begin to learn about the past on their own
Ten Beach Road by Wendy Wax( Recording )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three strangers, Madeline, Avery, and Nikki, take on the challenge of restoring a historic property together, but soon secrets threaten to tear down their trust
Ocean beach by Wendy Wax( Recording )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unlikely friends Madeline, Avery and Nicole have hit some speed bumps in their lives, but when they arrive in Miami's South Beach neighborhood, they are all hoping for a do-over. Literally. They've been hired to bring a once-grand historic house back to its former glory on a new television show called Do-Over. If they can just get this show off the ground, Nikki would get back on her feet financially, Avery could restart her ruined career, and Maddie would have a shot at keeping her family together. At least, that's the plan-until the women realize that while having their work broadcast is one thing, having their personal lives play out on TV is another thing entirely. Soon they are struggling to hold themselves, and the project, together. With a decades-old mystery-and the hurricane season-looming, the women are forced to figure out just how they'll weather life's storms
Secret agents by Wendy Wax( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pablo, Uniqua, and Tyrone are secret agents on a secret mission! Join them as they sneak into the Treasure Museum to return a mysterious bone and get into sticky situations along the way
 
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The accidental bestsellerMagnolia WednesdaysSingle in suburbiaLeave it to cleavage7 days and 7 nightsOtis C. Mouse, Egypt : 3 stories : a tale of too many citiesGuess who, Elmo!Hostile makeoverMission to Mars