Butte Silver Bow Public Library

Normal view MARC view ISBD view

To die but once / Jacqueline Winspear.

By: Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Winspear, Jacqueline, Maisie Dobbs novel: [14]Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]Copyright date: �2018Edition: First edition.Description: 325 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0062436635; 9780062436634.Subject(s): Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) | Dobbs, Maisie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Missing persons -- Fiction | London (England) -- Fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- England -- Fiction | Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940 -- Fiction | FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Women Sleuths | FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Traditional | FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical | Missing persons -- Fiction | Missing persons -- Fiction | London (England) -- FictionGenre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction. | Fiction. | Mystery fiction. | Mystery fiction.DDC classification: 823/.92 Summary: While investigating the disappearance of an apprentice craftsman who had been working on a secret government contract, Maisie discovers links to the London underworld.Summary: Spring, 1940. Following Britain's declaration of war on Germany, Maisie Dobbs has been investigating the disappearance of a young apprentice working on a hush-hush government contract. Her investigation leads from the countryside of rural Hampshire to the web of wartime opportunism exploited by one of the London underworld's most powerful men. When a final confrontation approaches, she must acknowledge the potential cost to her future-- and the risk of destroying a dream she wants very much to become reality. Meanwhile, the plight of thousands of soldiers stranded on the beaches of France causes one of Maisie's friends to make a decision that will change his life.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Vol info Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Four-week, one renewal Four-week, one renewal Butte Public Library
STACKS
Fiction MYS F WIN (Browse shelf) (Maisie Dobbs #14) Available 2089100146846
Four-week, one renewal Four-week, one renewal Butte Public Library - South
STACKS
Fiction MYS F WIN (Browse shelf) (Maisie Dobbs #14) Available 2089100146847
Total holds: 0

While investigating the disappearance of an apprentice craftsman who had been working on a secret government contract, Maisie discovers links to the London underworld.

Sequel to: In this grave hour.

Spring, 1940. Following Britain's declaration of war on Germany, Maisie Dobbs has been investigating the disappearance of a young apprentice working on a hush-hush government contract. Her investigation leads from the countryside of rural Hampshire to the web of wartime opportunism exploited by one of the London underworld's most powerful men. When a final confrontation approaches, she must acknowledge the potential cost to her future-- and the risk of destroying a dream she wants very much to become reality. Meanwhile, the plight of thousands of soldiers stranded on the beaches of France causes one of Maisie's friends to make a decision that will change his life.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Celebrating Butte and Connecting our Community

Contact us: info@buttepubliclibrary.info or 406.723.3361

Powered by Koha