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Spy in the House (Reprint) (Paperback) (Y. S. Lee)

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Steeped in Victorian atmosphere and intrigue, this diverting mystery trails a feisty heroine as she takes on a precarious secret assignment.Rescued from the gallows in 1850s London, orphan (and thief) Mary Quinn found herself at Miss Scrimshaw’s Academy for Girls, the cover for an all-female investigative unit called the Agency. Now seventeen, Mary must put her training to the test. Disguised as a lady’s companion, she infiltrates a merchant’s home in hopes of finding clues to the whereabouts of his missing cargo ships. But the household is full of deceptions, and there is no one to trust. . . . Or is there? Packed with suspense and evoking gritty Victorian backstreets, this breezy mystery marks the debut of a detective who lives by her wits while uncovering secrets — including those of her own past.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 335
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: The Agency
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Candlewick Pr
Age Range: Teen
Author: Y. S. Lee
Language: English
Street Date: April 26, 2016
TCIN: 50810039
UPC: 9780763687489
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-8572
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