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Review: Pardonable Lies: A Maisie Dobbs Novel

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Shannon McKenna

Psychologist and investigator Maisie Dobbs is a rarity in early twentiethcentury London and in the pages of detective fiction. Cambridgeeducated, independent, and dedicated to her work, the spirited sleuth is the owner of a thriving London detective agency, drives a red convertible, regularly assists Scotland Yard, and uses her considerable skills to unravel even the most baffling of mysteries. In ... Read full review

Review: Pardonable Lies: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Audiobook

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Click here to listen to an excerpt. In the third novel of this bestselling series, London investigator Maisie Dobbs faces grave danger as she returns to the site of her most painful WWI memories to resolve the mystery of a pilot's death. Agatha Christie's Miss Marple. Sue Grafton's Kinsey Millhone. Alexander McCall Smith's Precious Ramotswe. Every once in a while, a detective bursts on the scene ... Read full review

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User Review  - shannon.dolgos - LibraryThing

A deathbed promise, leads Cecil Lawton to seek out Maisie's services. Cecil wants Maisie to confirm that his son is dead, rather than alive. Conflicted, Maisie takes the case, if Cecil will represent ... Read full review

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

Maisie is discovering that not all is as it seems when it comes to mysteries of the war. This is true for her as well. She is making small steps towards moving on with her life, but the wounds of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - kp9949 - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this third novel in the Maisie Dobbs series. Maisie, having once been a nurse in World War 1, takes on a task to determine if a young English soldier lost his life in France. His father, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - ctpress - LibraryThing

Book description: In the third novel of this bestselling series, London investigator Maisie Dobbs faces grave danger as she returns to the site of her most painful WWI memories to resolve the mystery ... Read full review

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Completely Engaging
I was sucked into this novel even more than the first two. Read it in one day and stayed up all night thinking about it. I caution you though, if you read this book or the first two you will become addicted to Winspear's writing! Off to buy the 4th now!

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