Rivals in the city

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Series:
The Agency volume 4.
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Pub. Date:
2015.
Language:
English
Description
In a tale steeped in action, romance, and the gaslit intrigue of Victorian London, Mary Quinn's detective skills are pitted against a cunning and desperate opponent. Mary Quinn has a lot on her mind. James Easton, her longtime love interest, wants to marry her; but despite her feelings, independent-minded Mary hesitates. Meanwhile, the Agency has asked Mary to take on a dangerous case: convicted fraudster Henry Thorold is dying in prison, and Mary must watch for the return of his estranged wife, an accomplished criminal herself who has a potentially deadly grudge against James. Finally, a Chinese prizefighter has arrived in town, and Mary can't shake a feeling that he is somehow familiar. With the stakes higher than ever, can Mary balance family secrets, conflicting loyalties, and professional expertise to bring a criminal to justice and find her own happiness?
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ISBN:
9780763687496
9780763672706
9780763659141
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 6.3, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 820L
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subject_facet Detective and mystery fiction
Detective and mystery stories, Canadian
Fiction
Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901 -- Fiction
Historical fiction
Historical fiction, Canadian
History
Household employees -- Fiction
Juvenile works
London (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction
Marriage -- Fiction
Murder -- Fiction
Mystery fiction
Orphans -- Fiction
Quinn, Mary (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Quinn, Mary (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction
Sex role -- Fiction
Sex role -- Juvenile fiction
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title_display Rivals in the city
title_full Rivals in the City
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title_short Rivals in the city
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History
Household employees
Marriage
Murder
Mystery
Orphans
Quinn, Mary (Fictitious character)
Sex role
Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Literature