Cantitate/Preț
Produs

Mrs. Roosevelt's Confidante (Maggie Hope Mysteries)

De (autor)
Notă GoodReads:
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 03 Nov 2015

Vezi toate premiile Carte premiată

Agatha Awards (2015)

"NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER In this latest riveting mystery fromSusan Elia MacNeal, England s most daring spy, Maggie Hope, travels across the pond to America, where a looming scandal poses a grave threat to the White House and the Allied cause.

December 1941. Soon after the attack on Pearl Harbor, Winston Churchill arrives in Washington, D.C., along with special agent Maggie Hope. Posing as his typist, she is accompanying the prime minister as he meets with President Roosevelt to negotiate the United States entry into World War II. When one of the First Lady s aides is mysteriously murdered, Maggie is quickly drawn into Mrs. Roosevelt s inner circle as ER herself is implicated in the crime. Maggie knows she must keep the investigation quiet, so she employs her unparalleled skills at code breaking and espionage to figure out who would target Mrs. Roosevelt, and why. What Maggie uncovers is a shocking conspiracy that could jeopardize American support for the war and leave the fate of the world hanging dangerously in the balance.
Praise for "Mrs. Roosevelt s Confidante"
""
MacNeal paints an engrossing portrait of a country on the verge of war, with many laws suspended and prejudice rife a world not that much different from today. "Kirkus Reviews"
""
MacNeal s fifth Maggie Hope mystery is another solidly researched entry with the indomitable Maggie in top form. "Booklist"
""
Another winner filled both with fact and marvelous fiction . . . Maggie is a wonderful character with the strength and determination, as well as intelligence, to make her a resourceful spy. "RT Book Reviews"
""
MacNeal s images and characters are true to the time, and the resonance of several of the subplots with current events deepen the impact of the tale; MacNeal is to be commended for her skillful weaving of racial and gender issues into an already complex political picture. . . . There s a tremendous amount of world and U.S. history in this delightful volume. "Historical Novels Review"
""
Addictive . . . MacNeal] paints convincing portraitures of the Roosevelts and other real-life historical figures. . . . The author continues to tackle heady issues while giving us a beloved heroine to root for. Wrought with peril and tension and extraordinarily rich in detail and research, Hope s latest adventure will not disappoint fans of the series. Fredericksburg "Free Lance Star
"
Praise for the bestselling Maggie Hope mysteries
You ll be Maggie Hope s] loyal subject, ready to follow her wherever she goes. "O: The Oprah Magazine
"
A] stellar series. Minneapolis" Star Tribune
"
A treat for WWII buffs and mystery lovers alike. "Booklist""

Citește tot Restrânge
Toate formatele și edițiile
Toate formatele și edițiile Preț Express
Carte Paperback (2) 6078 lei  Economic 15-29 zile +3440 lei  11-19 zile
  Bantam – 03 Nov 2015 6078 lei  Economic 15-29 zile +3440 lei  11-19 zile
  Large Print Press – 09 Dec 2015 15482 lei  Economic 15-29 zile +1592 lei  11-19 zile

Din seria Maggie Hope Mysteries

Preț: 6078 lei

Preț vechi: 7051 lei
-14%

Puncte Express: 91

Preț estimativ în valută:
1226 1355$ 1111£

Carte disponibilă

Livrare economică 09-23 septembrie
Livrare express 05-13 septembrie pentru 4439 lei

Preluare comenzi: 021 569.72.76

Specificații

ISBN-13: 9780804178709
ISBN-10: 0804178704
Pagini: 352
Dimensiuni: 132 x 203 x 18 mm
Greutate: 0.23 kg
Editura: Bantam
Seria Maggie Hope Mysteries

Premii