Louise's Gamble

Product Number: EB00736951
Released: Sep 27, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781780102290
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Description

Young widow Louise Pearlie becomes embroiled in a perilous game of mafia bosses, Nazi spies, and banished royalty in this wartime novel of suspense. It's 1942 in Washington, DC. Louise Pearlie is now a chief file clerk at the legendary Office of Strategic Services, the precursor to the CIA, and enjoying being an independent, working woman despite wartime privations. But a casual friendship struck up with Alessa di Luca, a secretive war refugee, sucks Louise into a dangerous game of mafia bosses, Nazi spies, banished royalty, and Sicilian aristocracy-placing not only her job, but her life, in jeopardy . . . "Shaber brews a delightful mix of feminine wiles and real-life history that will keep readers turning the pages." -Publishers Weekly "Shaber has created a wonderful cast of characters . . . A wonderfully entertaining read." -Historical Novel Society

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Author(s): Sarah R. Shaber
Series: Louise Pearlie Mysteries Series No: 2
Original Publish Date: Dec 01, 2012

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