Score: 4.5
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Maisie Dobbs


  • Author: Jacqueline Winspear
  • Release Date : 2003-07-01
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 3000655 Bytes


Lady Rowan Compton first met Maisie when, at thirteen, she went into service as a maid at her ladyship’s Belgravia mansion. A suffragette, Lady Rowan took the remarkably smart youngster under her wing and became her patron. She encouraged Maisie to study at Cambridge, and was aided in this by Maurice Blanche, a friend often retained as an investigator by the elite of Europe when discretion and results were required. It was he who first recognized Maisie’s intuitive gifts.The outbreak of war changed everything. Maisie left for France to train as a nurse, then served at the front, where she fell in love with a handsome young doctor.After the Armistice, in the spring of 1929, Maisie hangs out her shingle: M. Dobbs, Trade and Personal Investigations....

Score: 4.5
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Maisie Dobbs Bundle #2, An Incomplete Revenge and Among the Mad


  • Author: Jacqueline Winspear
  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Genre: Women Sleuths
  • File Size: 7665750 Bytes


Maisie Dobbs Bundle #2, An Incomplete Revenge and Among the MadBooks 5 and 6 in the New York Times Bestselling Series"An outstanding historical series . . . deeply empathetic." (The New York Times Book Review)An Incomplete Revenge, by Jacqueline Winspear(Maisie Dobbs novel #5)With the country in the grip of economic malaise, Maisie Dobbs is relieved to accept an apparently straightforward assignment to investigate a potential land purchase in a picturesque village in Kent. A peculiar secrecy shrouds the village, and ultimately Maisie must draw on her finely-honed skills of detection to solve one of her most intriguing cases yet.Among the Mad, by Jacqueline Winspear(Maisie Dobbs novel #6)On the way to see a client, Maisie Dobbs witnesses a man commit ...