This Dame for Hire

This Dame for Hire

Book - 2005
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In 1943 when every man has gone to the War, Faye Quick, the secretary at a detective agency in midtown Manhattan, takes over the job her boss has left behind.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2005
ISBN: 9780345478108
Characteristics: 253 p


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bookmaster5000 Dec 16, 2009

Faye Quick was meant to be a typist at A Detective Agency, but her boss went off to fight in the Second World War. Faye is now the boss lady. She ain’t your regular tomato, with her sassy air and impertinent questions. This book has a fabulous backdrop, filled with 1940’s slang, USO dances and murder. Staff picks 2007

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