The Mapping of Love and Death

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Allison & Busby, Limited, Mar 1, 2012 - Detective and mystery stories - 416 pages
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In this latest installment in the "New York Times"-bestselling series, Maisie Dobbs must unravel a case of wartime love and death--an investigation that leads her to a doomed affair between a young cartographer and a mysterious nurse.

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User Review  - bookwyrmm - LibraryThing

I have tried a Maisie Dobbs novel before, but really could not get into this. However, I loved A Lesson in Secrets. I think part of it had to do with the college setting. It was a wonderful blend of cozy, police procedural, and historical fiction. Read full review

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User Review  - cyderry - LibraryThing

The British Secret Service enlist Maisie's unique talents in this installment sending her to teach at a college that stresses pacifism. Before she is even settled in the head of the college is found ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Jacqueline Winspear was born in the county of Kent, England. She was educated at the University of London's Institute of Education. After graduation, she worked in academic publishing, in higher education, and in marketing communications in the UK. In 1990, she emigrated to the United States. She was working in business and as a personal/professional coach when she decided to try writing. Her first novel, Maisie Dobbs, won the Agatha Award for Best First novel, the Macavity Award for Best First Novel, and the Alex Award. She is the author of the Maisie Dobbs Mystery series. She has also won the Agatha Award for Best Novel, the inaugural Sue Feder/Macavity Award for Best Historical Mystery, and the Bruce Alexander Award for Best Historical Mystery. Her title, A Dangerous Place, made The New York Times High Profile titles list.

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