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Jacqueline Winspear

Biography

Jacqueline Winspear

Jacqueline Winspear was born and raised in the county of Kent, England, and now lives in California. After graduating from the University of London’s Institute of Education, she worked in academic publishing, in higher education and in marketing communications in the UK. She emigrated to the United States in 1990, and while working in business she began to write articles about international education and travel for The Washington Post, Huffington Post, and other publications. In 2003, she turned to fiction with her New York Times bestselling Maisie Dobbs series, which has been translated into over 20 languages; was a New York Times Notable Book; won an Agatha, a Macavity and an Alex Award; and was nominated for four other awards. In addition to 16 Maisie Dobbs novels, Winspear has published one stand-alone novel about the Great War, THE CARE AND MANAGEMENT OF LIES, which was a finalist for the Dayton Literary Peace Prize.

Books by Jacqueline Winspear

by Jacqueline Winspear - Memoir, Nonfiction

The New York Times bestselling author of the Maisie Dobbs series offers a deeply personal memoir of her Kentish childhood and her family’s resilience in the face of war and privation.

by Jacqueline Winspear - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Beloved heroine Maisie Dobbs investigates the mysterious murder of an American war correspondent in London during the Blitz in a page-turning tale of love and war, terror and survival.

by Jacqueline Winspear - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Working with the British Secret Service on an undercover mission, Maisie Dobbs is sent to Hitler’s Germany in this thrilling tale of danger and intrigue --- the 12th novel in Jacqueline Winspear’s New York Times bestselling “series that seems to get better with each entry” (Wall Street Journal).

by Jacqueline Winspear - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Mystery, Mystery

Maisie Dobbs returns in a powerful story of political intrigue and personal tragedy: A brutal murder in the British garrison town of Gilbraltar leads the investigator into a web of lies, deceit and danger.

by Jacqueline Winspear - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance

The New York Times bestselling author of the Maisie Dobbs series turns her prodigious talents to a World War I standalone tale of romance and intrigue --- to be published in time for the Great War’s centennial.