Elegy for Eddie: A Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear
9780062049582 The New York Times bestseller, now available in paperbackâ€”an investigation into the killing of a local man from Maisieâ€™s childhood neighborhood leads the sleuth from her own doorstep to Londonâ€™s halls of power. In this latest entry in Jacqueline Winspearâ€™s acclaimed, bestselling mystery seriesâ€”â€œless whodunits than why-dunits, more P.D. James than Agatha Christieâ€ (USA Today)â€”Maisie Dobbs takes on her most personal case yet, a twisting investigation into the brutal killing of a street peddler that will take her from the working-class neighborhoods of her childhood into Londonâ€™s highest circles of power. Perfect for fans of A Lesson in Secrets, The Mapping of Love and Death, or other Maisie Dobbs mysteriesâ€”and an ideal place for new readers to enter the seriesâ€”Elegy for Eddie is an incomparable work of intrigue and ingenuity, full of intimate descriptions and beautifully painted scenes from between the World Wars, from one of the most highly acclaimed masters of mystery, Jacqueline Winspear.