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Maisie Dobbs, former World War I nurse in France, is a British investigator and psychologist. A compelling character, she is fiercely determined yet compassionate. Winspear’s intriguing historical mysteries dig deeply into the time between the two world wars in England. The mysteries are somewhere between historical cozies and darker procedurals.
After accompanying her new mistress to Italy, the under-cook at Mawton Hall begins a culinary adventure that includes secrets and a murderous conspiracy. Includes authentic 18th-century European recipes.
A biography of the U.S. president explores Truman’s brutal frontier childhood, his education, his dogged optimism, his rise through the ranks of the Pendergast machine that controlled Missouri politics, and more. Please read parts one through three for this month’s book club meeting.
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A fable about undauntingly following one’s dreams, listening to one’s heart, and reading life’s omens features the dialogue between a young Spanish shepherd seeking a treasure in the Egyptian pyramids and an unnamed being.