A Duty to the Dead

A Duty to the Dead : A Bess Crawford Mystery

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"Another winner....Todd again excels at vivid atmosphere and the effects of war in this specific time and place. Grade: A."
- Cleveland Plain Dealer "Readers who can't get enough of Maisie Dobbs, the intrepid World War I battlefield nurse in Jacqueline Winspear's novels...are bound to be caught up in the adventures of Bess Crawford."
- New York Times Book Review Charles Todd, author of the resoundingly acclaimed Ian Rutledge crime novels ("One of the best historical series being written today" - Washington Post Book World) debuts an exceptional new protagonist, World War I nurse Bess Crawford, in A Duty to the Dead. A gripping tale of perilous obligations and dark family secrets in the shadows of a nightmarish time of global conflict, A Duty to the Dead is rich in suspense, surprise, and the impeccable period atmosphere that has become a Charles Todd trademark.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 150 x 230 x 26mm | 439.98g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0061933848
  • 9780061933844

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"Winning....Fans of independent women sleuths like Maisie Dobbs will welcome this new addition to their ranks." Publishers Weekly
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11,241 ratings
3.89 out of 5 stars
5 25% (2,842)
4 45% (5,058)
3 25% (2,822)
2 4% (406)
1 1% (113)
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