Maisie Dobbs" first assignment for the British Secret Service takes her undercover to Cambridge as a professor, and leads to the investigation of a murderous web of activities being conducted by the up-and-coming Nazi party.
|Series||Maisie Dobbs novel|
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|Pagination||461 p. (large print)|
|Number of Pages||461|
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 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.”/5(). A Lesson in Secrets is the eighth book in a series but the first for me; so reading it already felt like uncovering a bit of a secret. The protagonist, Maisie Dobbs a highly insightful, but cagey detective who rarely let's her friends or her audience know exactly what's on her mind.4/5. 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)/5(). In "A Lesson In Secrets", Maisie narrows down the murder suspects about halfway through the book. So you have about possible murderers that you're milling over in your mind. When the final reveal takes place, you're not really surprised, simply because you've been given a /5().
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 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.”. out of 5 stars A Lesson in Secrets is the eighth volume in the Jacqueline Winespear detective series featuring Maisie Dobbs. This book is a good story of murder and revenge. The heroine is Maisie Dobbs and the tale is set in the early s/5(). A Lesson In Secrets Book 8. The Bruce Alexander Best Historical Mystery Award Nominee Best Historical Novel Agatha Award Nominee. In the summer of , Maisie Dobbs’s career takes an exciting new turn when she accepts an undercover assignment directed by Scotland Yard’s Special Branch and the Secret Service. User Review - Flag as inappropriate A Lesson In Secrets is the eighth book in the Maisie Dobbs series by British-born American author, Jacqueline Winspear. After being (somewhat ineptly) followed for some ten days, psychologist and investigator, Maisie Dobbs finds herself recruited into the Secret Intelligence Service by Brian Huntley (as was hinted by her late mentor during his last days), to 5/5(1).
A Lesson in Secrets: A Maisie Dobbs Novel - Ebook written by Jacqueline Winspear. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Lesson in Secrets: A Maisie Dobbs Novel/5(23). A LESSON IN SECRETS seems to be the start of an important new chapter in Maisie Dobbs's personal life and career. More independent than ever before, Maisie strives to balance new and often disorienting professional responsibilities with her personal ones, to understand the rapidly changing shape of the world, and to find time and space in. Books 7 and 8 in the New York Times Bestselling Series. Author: Jacqueline Winspear; Publisher: Harper Collins ISBN: Category: Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Maisie Dobbs Bundle #3: The Mapping of Love and Death and A Lesson in Secrets by Jacqueline Winspear has descriptive copy which is not yet available from the Publisher. If you liked Lesson In Secrets you may also like other books in our Mystery Category. To view more posted books, go to Book List. To view books in process, and to suggest new books, go to Books In Process. To view additional authors, go to Author List.