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Maisie Dobbs
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Published:
[United States] : Blackstone Publishing, 2006.
Format:
eAudiobook
Edition:
Unabridged.
Content Description:
1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.)) : digital.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 14
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The book that introduced the world to the intuitive, intelligent, and resourceful heroine Maisie Dobbs-one of literature's favorite sleuths!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 World War I veterans. At first, Maisie only suspects foul play, but she must act quickly when Lady Rowan's son decides to sign away his fortune and take refuge there. Maisie hurriedly investigates, uncovering a disturbing mystery, which, in an astonishing denouement, gives Maisie the courage to confront a ghost that has haunted her for years.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781982435165 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 198243516X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.3, 14 Points

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Read by Rita Barrington.
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The book that introduced the world to the intuitive, intelligent, and resourceful heroine Maisie Dobbs-one of literature's favorite sleuths!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 World War I veterans. At first, Maisie only suspects foul play, but she must act quickly when Lady Rowan's son decides to sign away his fortune and take refuge there. Maisie hurriedly investigates, uncovering a disturbing mystery, which, in an astonishing denouement, gives Maisie the courage to confront a ghost that has haunted her for years.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Winspear, J., & Barrington, R. (2006). Maisie Dobbs. Unabridged. [United States]: Blackstone Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- and Rita. Barrington. 2006. Maisie Dobbs. [United States]: Blackstone Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- and Rita. Barrington, Maisie Dobbs. [United States]: Blackstone Publishing, 2006.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Winspear, Jacqueline, and Rita Barrington. Maisie Dobbs. Unabridged. [United States]: Blackstone Publishing, 2006.

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