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
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
Member of
Title
Maisie Dobbs
Creator
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
Subject
Member of
Genre
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
120603
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6123.I575
LC item number
M35 2014
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
  • Soho crime series
  • A Maisie Dobbs novel
Series volume
[book 1]
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Jacqueline Winspear
Label
Maisie Dobbs : a novel, Jacqueline Winspear
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from goodreads.com
  • Includes a note from the author and reading group questions for discussion
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • BTOWN-BRO
  • BTOWN-BRO
  • BRPML-UPL
  • BRPML-UPL
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • SHLBY-SHE
  • PLAIN-PLA
  • PLAIN-PLA
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20393171
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
Tenth anniversary edition.
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9781616954079
Lccn
2015300003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
20393171
System control number
(DLC)BK0013808886

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