'In Maisie Dobbs, Jacqueline Winspear has given us a real gift. Maisie Dobbs has not been created - she has been discovered. Such people are always there amongst us, waiting for somebody like Ms. Winspear to come along and reveal them. And what a revelation it is!'
The British counterpart to Alexander McCall Smith's The No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Immensely readable ... a vivid new addition to crime fiction
A heroine to cherish
A fine new sleuth for the twenty-first century
Even if detective stories aren't your thing, you'll love Maisie Dobbs
'A new Maisie Dobbs mystery is always a cause for celebration... 'Messenger of Truth' is fiendishly entertaining'