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Maisie Dobbs : a novel / Jacqueline Winspear.

Available copies

  • 2 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland F WIN PB (Text) 76277000035473 Fiction Checked out 10/05/2017
Brownstown PL - Brownstown MYS WINSPEA MAISIE b.1 (Text) 79361000092989 Adult Mystery Checked out 10/14/2017
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Winspear (Text) 31208912545185 fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library F WIN (Text) 78731000501359 Fiction Checked out 09/30/2017
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library F WIN (Text) 78731000501360 Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616954079
  • ISBN: 1616954078
  • Physical Description: 304 pages ; 19 cm.
  • Edition: Tenth anniversary edition.

Content descriptions

General Note: Series numeration from goodreads.com.
Includes a note from the author and reading group questions for discussion.
Summary, etc.: Maisie Dobbs entered domestic service in 1910 at thirteen, working for Lady Rowan Compton. When her remarkable intelligence is discovered by her employer, Maisie becomes the pupil of Maurice Blanche, a learned friend of the Comptons. In 1929, following an apprenticeship with Blanche, Maisie hangs out her shingle: "M. Dobbs, trade and personal investigations." She soon becomes enmeshed in a mystery surrounding The Retreat, a reclusive community of wounded WWI veterans.
Subject: Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Women private investigators > England > London > Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 > Veterans > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Mystery fiction.

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