Leaving Everything Most Loved by Jacqueline Winspear
With ten books to date, the historical mystery series by Jacqueline Winspear continues to engage. Set in England between the wars, nurse turned private investigator Maisie Dobbs takes on the cases Scotland Yard and her pal Detective Inspector Caldwell won’t touch.
In Leaving Everything Most Loved, the death of an Indian servant certainly doesn’t interest the police, but when the deceased’s brother arrives in London searching for answers the Inspector turns to Maisie for help.
In the course of her investigation, Maisie is drawn into the fascinating Indian subculture, and realizes that she is eager to see more of the world. This means giving up her business and possibly her relationship with boyfriend James Compton.
Will the next Maisie Dobbs novel take place in foreign lands? Stay tuned!