A lesson in secrets: a Maisie Dobbs novel

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Private investigator Maisie Dobbs receives her first assignment from the British Secret Service in A Lesson in Secrets, the eighth book in Jacqueline Winspear's award-winning mystery series. Sent to pose as a junior lecturer at a private college in Cambridge, she will monitor any activities "not in the interests of His Majesty's government." When the college's pacifist founder is murdered, Maisie finds herself in the midst of sinister web of murder, scandal, and conspiracy, activities that point towards members of the ascendant Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei--the Nazi Party--on Britain's shores. An instant classic, and sure to captivate long-time Maisie Dobbs fans as well as readers of Agatha Christie, Elizabeth George, and Alexander McCall Smith, A Lesson in Secrets is "a powerful and complex novel, one that will linger in memory as a testament to her talent and her humanity" (Richmond Times-Dispatch).
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9780061727672
9780792777724
9780062079237
9780062072764
9780792779278
9780062065063
9780792777717
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Cambridge (England) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, English, Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Great Britain. -- MI6 -- Fiction, Large type books, Murder -- Fiction, Nineteen thirties -- Fiction, Spy stories, English, Women private investigators -- England -- Fiction
title_display A lesson in secrets : a Maisie Dobbs novel
title_full A Lesson in Secrets Maisie Dobbs Series, Book 8, A lesson in secrets : a Maisie Dobbs novel / Jacqueline Winspear, A lesson in secrets [sound recording] / Jacqueline Winspear, A lesson in secrets [text (large print)] / Jacqueline Winspear
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title_sub a Maisie Dobbs novel
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