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The Resource Birds of a feather : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear

Birds of a feather : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear

Label
Birds of a feather : a novel
Title
Birds of a feather
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Winspear
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Maisie Dobbs is hired to find the missing daughter of a wealthy grocery magnate, she discovers that three of the heiress's friends have died violently, leading her to investigate the connection between the disappearance and the murders
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Summary
Maisie Dobbs is back and this time she has been hired to find a wealthy grocery magnate's daughter who has fled from home. What seems a simple case at first becomes complicated when Maisie learns of the recent violent deaths of three of the heiress's old friends. Is there a connection between her mysterious disappearance and the murders? Who would kill such charming young women? As Maisie investigates, she discovers that the answers to all her questions lie in the unforgettable agony of The Great War
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Agatha Award for Best Novel, 2005.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2004.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
124223
Cataloging source
AKD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winspear, Jacqueline
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Maisie Dobbs novels
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Private investigators
  • Young women
  • Inheritance and succession
  • Children of the rich
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Missing persons
  • Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character)
  • London (England)
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Historical fiction
  • Mystery
Target audience
adult
Label
Birds of a feather : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Soho Press, 2004
  • Includes a readers guide
Control code
ocm61193273
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780143035305
System control number
(OCoLC)61193273
Label
Birds of a feather : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Soho Press, 2004
  • Includes a readers guide
Control code
ocm61193273
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780143035305
System control number
(OCoLC)61193273

Library Locations

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