Pardonable Lies: 3 (Maisie Dobbs)
Publish date: January 21st 2013
Publisher: Allison & Busby
Pages no: 299
Edition language: English
, British Literature
, Adult Fiction
, Historical Fiction
, Historical Mystery
, Mystery Thriller
, Cozy Mystery
Series: Maisie Dobbs (#3)
Another great offering in the Maisie Dobbs series. It is hard to explain why I have fallen so hard for this series, but it has become one of my favorites. I love the character of Maisie Dobbs and the supporting cast that surrounds her. This book showed a more human side to Maisie as she struggled...
London, 1930. Psychologist and investigator Maisie Dobbs is hired to prove that a wartime aviator really died when his plane went down years ago, an investigation that leads her back to France for the first time since she served there as a nurse. She has to confront those memories in order to bring ...
liked it, but the writing seemed a bit redundant/duplicative in places and the narrator kinda irked me...more to follow
Like most Maisie Dobbs books, this included a case related to the aftermath of WWI as well as a case that makes Maisie think about her personal experiences in the war. Her first case is an odd one, as she is asked to prove that a man’s son did not survive the war. This leads to a more personal inves...
I really enjoy this series. The mellow telling doesn't hurt the story which moves at a very satisfying pace - not too fast and not too slow. The mysteries, and there are more than one, are drawn to a close in a very natural manner - some obvious, others not so much. I have read all the books in thi...
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