Jacqueline Winspear writes the Maisie Dobbs Mystery series which started in 2003 and is set in early 20th century England. It features Psychologist and Investigator Maisie Dobbs. As a young girl Maisie worked as a servant in a Belgravia mansion. Maisie graduates from Cambridge with the encouragement and blessing of her employer, Lady Rowan and family friend, Dr. Maurice Blanche. After graduating Maisie enlists for nursing services overseas during The Great War. Years later, in 1929, having apprenticed to the renowned Maurice Blanche, a man revered for his work with Scotland Yard, Maisie sets up her own investigative business.
Jacqueline's first novel in this series, Maisie Dobbs, was a National Bestseller and received an array of accolades. 'Maisie Dobbs' won the prestigious Agatha Award for Best First novel, the Macavity Award for Best First Novel; and the Alex Award, which is presented annually by the American Library Association in conjunction with the Margaret Alexander Edwards Trust.
Books in this series:
Maisie Dobbs (Maisie Dobbs Series #1)
Birds of a Feather (Maisie Dobbs Series #2)
Pardonable Lies (Maisie Dobbs Series #3)
Messenger of Truth (Maisie Dobbs Series #4)
An Incomplete Revenge (Maisie Dobbs Series #5)
Among the Mad (Maisie Dobbs Series #6)
The Mapping of Love and Death (Maisie Dobbs Series #7)
A Lesson in Secrets (Maisie Dobbs Series #8)
Elegy for Eddie (Maisie Dobbs Series #9)
Leaving Everything Most Loved (Maisie Dobbs Mystery Series #10)
A Dangerous Place (Maisie Dobbs Mysteries Series #11)
Journey to Munich (Maisie Dobbs Mysteries Series #12)