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The Resource Maisie Dobbs : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear

Maisie Dobbs : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear

Label
Maisie Dobbs : a novel
Title
Maisie Dobbs
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Winspear
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Private detective Maisie Dobbs must investigate the reappearance of a dead man who turns up at a cooperative farm called the Retreat that caters to men who are recovering their health after World War I
Member of
Summary
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 apprenticship with Blanche, Maisie hangs out her shingle: M. Dobbs, Trade and Personal Investigations
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Macavity Award for Best First Mystery Novel, 2004.
  • Agatha Award for Best First Novel, 2004.
  • Alex Award, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Mysteries, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120603
Cataloging source
WRR
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6123.I575
LC item number
M35 2004
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Maisie Dobbs novels
Series volume
0001
Target audience
adult
Label
Maisie Dobbs : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Soho Press, 2003
  • "A Penguin readers guide to Maisie Dobbs" p. [1]-15 (2nd group)
Control code
2374790
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
294, 15 p.
Isbn
9780142004333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55652832
  • (OCoLC)55652832
Label
Maisie Dobbs : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Soho Press, 2003
  • "A Penguin readers guide to Maisie Dobbs" p. [1]-15 (2nd group)
Control code
2374790
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
294, 15 p.
Isbn
9780142004333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55652832
  • (OCoLC)55652832

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