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Author Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.

Title The American agent / Jacqueline Winspear.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019]
2019

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Adult Fiction - BDBB-2  F WIN    DUE 12-01-20
 Bradley PL Adult Fiction - BRBB-2  FIC WIN MAISIE BK. 15    AVAILABLE
 Byron PL Adult Fiction - BYLY-14  FIC WIN    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Fiction - CHVY-11  F WIN    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Adult Fiction - CCBB-2  M WINSP    AVAILABLE
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  M WIN    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Mystery - DKLY-12  MYS WIN    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Mystery - EMPG-6  M WIN    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Adult Fiction - FRBB-2  FIC WIN (MYS)    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Mystery - FPLY-13  MYS WINSPEAR    AVAILABLE

Edition First Edition.
Description 365 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series A Maisie Dobbs novel ; [15]
Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- Maisie Dobbs novel.
Summary When Catherine Saxon, an American correspondent reporting on the war in Europe, is found murdered in her London digs, news of her death is concealed by British authorities. Serving as a linchpin between Scotland Yard and the Secret Service, Robert MacFarlane pays a visit to Maisie Dobbs, seeking her help. He is accompanied by an agent from the US Department of Justice--Mark Scott, the American who helped Maisie get out of Hitler's Munich in 1938. MacFarlane asks Maisie to work with Scott to uncover the truth about Saxon's death. As the Germans unleash the full terror of their blitzkrieg upon the British Isles, raining death and destruction from the skies, Maisie must balance the demands of solving this dangerous case with her need to protect Anna, the young evacuee she has grown to love and wants to adopt. Entangled in an investigation linked to the power of wartime propaganda and American political intrigue being played out in Britain, Maisie will face losing her dearest friend--and the possibility that she might be falling in love again.
Subject Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) (OCoLC)fst01736818
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1939-1945
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation -- Fiction.
Journalists -- Crimes against -- Fiction.
Murder -- Investigation. (OCoLC)fst01029788
FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726581
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Historical fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
ISBN 9780062436665 (hardcover)
006243666X (hardcover)

 
    
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