Catalog

Up to 7 holds can now be placed on titles system-wide. See owwl.org for further details.

Record Details

Catalog Search



Rivals in the city

Image of item
Book

First U.S. edition.

Mary Quinn has a lot on her mind. James Easton, her longtime love interest, wants to marry her; but despite her feelings, independent-minded Mary hesitates. Meanwhile, the Agency has asked Mary to take on a dangerous case: convicted fraudster Henry Thorold is dying in prison, and Mary must watch for the return of his estranged wife, an accomplished criminal herself who has a potentially deadly grudge against James. Finally, a Chinese prizefighter has arrived in town, and Mary can't shake a feeling that he is somehow familiar.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Clyde-Savannah Public Library FIC Lee A-4 (Text)
Adult Fiction
52116300638864
Available
-
Honeoye Public Library FIC (Text)
Adult Mystery Books
52120300285890
Available
-
Lyons Public Library YA F Lee (Text)
Teen Fiction
52141300398509
Available
-

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780763659141
  • ISBN: 0763659142
  • Physical Description: 293 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachussets : Candlewick Press, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Mary Quinn mystery"--Cover.
Summary, etc.:
Mary Quinn has a lot on her mind. James Easton, her longtime love interest, wants to marry her; but despite her feelings, independent-minded Mary hesitates. Meanwhile, the Agency has asked Mary to take on a dangerous case: convicted fraudster Henry Thorold is dying in prison, and Mary must watch for the return of his estranged wife, an accomplished criminal herself who has a potentially deadly grudge against James. Finally, a Chinese prizefighter has arrived in town, and Mary can't shake a feeling that he is somehow familiar.
Subject: Sex role > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Murder > Juvenile fiction.
Household employees > Juvenile fiction.
London (England) > History > 19th century > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > Victoria, 1837-1901 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery stories.
Historical fiction.
Young adult fiction.


Additional Resources