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Agency Bk 1: A Spy In The House by Y. S. Lee
  

Agency Bk 1: A Spy In The House

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Agency Bk 1: A Spy In The House by Y. S. Lee

At a young age, Mary is rescued from the gallows by a woman masquerading as a prison warden. She is taken to Miss Scrimshaw's Academy for Girls. The school, Mary learns, is a front for a private investigation agency and, at 17, she is taken on as an agent. In her new role she is catapulted into the family home of the Thorolds to investigate the shady business dealings of Mr Thorold.

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About the Author

Y S Lee was born in Singapore but brought up in Canada. She has also lived briefly in the UK. An academic with a PHD in Victorian literature and culture, she wrote Masculinity and the English Working Class in Victorian Autobiography and Fiction. She lives in Ontario in Canada.

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Book Info

Publication date

6th April 2009

Author

Y. S. Lee

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Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
352 pages

Categories

Crime & mystery fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Historical fiction (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9781406315165

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