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The right sort of man, Allison Montclair

Label
The right sort of man
Title
The right sort of man
Statement of responsibility
Allison Montclair
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In London, 1946, the two women who recently started The Right Sort Marriage Bureau find their new livelihood endangered when one client is arrested for the murder of another. In a London slowly recovering from the ravages of World War II, two very different women join forces to launch a business venture in the heart of Mayfair--The Right Sort Marriage Bureau. Miss Iris Sparks, avuncular and unmarried, and Mrs. Gwendolyn Bainbridge, practical and widowed with a young son, are determined to achieve some independence and do some good in a rapidly changing world. But the promising start to their marriage bureau is threatened when their newest client, Tillie La Salle, is found murdered and the man arrested for the crime is one Dickie Trower, the prospective husband they matched her with. While the police are convinced they have their man, Miss Sparks and Mrs. Bainbridge are not. To clear Trower's name--and to rescue their fledging operation's reputation--Sparks and Bainbridge decide to investigate on their own, using the skills and contacts they've each acquired through life and their individual adventures during the recent war. In this charming, compelling mystery, Allison Montclair blends meticulous research with two brilliantly imagined main characters into the first in a wonderful new series
Cataloging source
DLC
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Montclair, Allison
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Sparks & Bainbridge mystery
Series volume
1
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  • Dating services
  • Women-owned business enterprises
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Label
The right sort of man, Allison Montclair
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
on1102047629
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781250178367
Lccn
2019004332
Label
The right sort of man, Allison Montclair
Publication
Control code
on1102047629
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9781250178367
Lccn
2019004332

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