Kate Hannigan's Girl by Catherine Cookson One of my favourite authors when I was younger, but I have not read any of her books lately. When I read Cliff Goodwin's biography of her, To be a Lady: Story of Catherine Cookson, I was curious to read one again. I got hold of this book on a /5. Chicago author Kate Hannigan writes fiction and non-fiction for young readers. A former newspaper journalist, she loves listening to people's stories and digging deep into research. Her middle-grade historical fiction "The Detective's Assistant" (Little, Brown) received the Golden Kite Award for best middle-grade novel and was a California. When orphaned eleven-year-old Nell Warne arrives in Chicago, she is shocked to find that her long-lost aunt is a detective working for the famous Pinkerton's National Detective agency! With nation-changing events simmering in the background as Abraham Lincoln heads for the White House, Aunt Kate is working on the biggest case of her life, and Nell quickly makes herself indispensable by /5(28). "A delightful, warm-hearted adventure. Kate Hannigan brings an important chapter of history to life for young readers." — Daniel Stashower, author of The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War.
Kate Hannigan Chicago author Kate Hannigan writes fiction and nonfiction for young readers. A former newspaper journalist at The San Francisco Chronicle and The Dallas Morning News, Kate loves digging up facts and snooping into history for good stories to tell. Kate Hannigan is a noted author with a special passion for stories that empower girls and women. Her picture book biography, A Lady Has the Floor, received four starred reviews and was named a Junior Library Guild addition to the Golden Kite Award for Middle Grade Fiction, The Detective’s Assistant also received two starred reviews and was a Booklist Editor’s Choice Released on: Aug The Paperback of the The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. book by kate hannigan. book by wendy mass. book by chris colfer. cupcake book. Explore More : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. Written by Kate Hannigan; illustrated by Alex Graudins. Kate Hannigan used to work for daily newspapers, but now she writes fiction and nonfiction for young readers, digging up remarkable people from history and sharing their stories. Her work includes a middle-grade historical fantasy series, The League of Secret Heroes, the historical mystery The Detective’s Assistant, and a picture book.
The best thing about Kate Hannigan is that she writes about the difficult stuff that families go through but also shows how families care about each other. She throws in mysteries and cool small-town vibe including quaint neighborhoods where children play. Kate writes great stories with believable characters and a good well flowing style. Master of romantic fiction Catherine Cookson is world renowned for her enthralling tales of love that triumphs over impossible odds. In Kate Hannigan, her very first novel, Catherine Cookson introduces us to the enduring story of her most charismatic moment he lays eyes on Kate, Dr. Rodney Prince is enchanted. He senses in this poverty-stricken patient an. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Kate Hannigan: A Novel by Catherine Cookson at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Simon & Schuster. Cupcake Cousins, Book 3 Winter Wonders. Kate Hannigan $ Santa's Surprise. Kate Hannigan $ Walt Disney's Lady And The Tramp. Kate Hannigan $ - $ Disney Classics. Kate Hannigan $ Walt Disney's Peter Pan. Kate Hannigan $ History Comics: The Great Chicago Fire: Rising From the Ashes. Kate Hannigan. Out of Stock.