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ELEGY FOR EDDIE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A determined psychologist and private investigator looks into the death of Eddie, a gentle man who seemed to have no enemies, certainly not among the horses he charmed.Education and inheritance have raised Maisie Dobbs (A Lesson in Secrets, 2011, etc.) to loftier heights in the hidebound British class system of the 1930s. But she can never forget the poor neighborhood in which she was raised. So ... Read full review

Review: Elegy for Eddie: A Maisie Dobbs Novel

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Norah Piehl

ELEGY FOR EDDIE is the ninth Jacqueline Winspear novel starring Maisie Dobbs, and in many ways is the most mature and perceptive entry in the series thus far. In the previous installment, A LESSON IN SECRETS, Winspear seemed to start to turn Maisie's attention and, consequently, the trajectory of the series away from the Great War of the past and toward the uncertainties, conflicts and tragedies ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - jessicariddoch - LibraryThing

this may be the best Masie Dobbs book so far. It takes her back to her old stomping ground and it feels better for that. I find it difficult to credit that this is a modern novel as it feels so much like its setting at the end of the war. Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - lahochstetler - LibraryThing

The latest installment in the Maisie Dobbs series finds Maisie investigating the murder of Eddie Pettit. Eddie came from Maisie's own Lambeth neighborhood, a man born with disabilities, but renowned ... Read full review

Elegy for Eddie: A Maisie Dobbs Novel

User Review  - Susan O. Moritz - Book Verdict

Street justice is its own judge, jury, and executioner in Winspear's ninth Maisie Dobbs mystery (after A Lesson in Secrets). In 1933 London, a British psychologist/investigator is asked by old friends ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - breakingbooks - LibraryThing

Jacqueline Winspear is a bit of Sherlock Holmes meets the 1920's or 30's. Read full review

Review: Elegy for Eddie (Maisie Dobbs #9)

User Review  - Rita Davies - Goodreads

I kind of liked it...I wanted to finish it and I liked Maisie but the characters were a bit wishy washy, although I did like the setting of course! Read full review


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