The Jazz Files

Large Print
(400 Pages)
Product Number: LP4514
Released: Aug 01, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781528818780
Publisher: W F Howes
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Description

1920. Poppy Denby, an aspiring journalist, arrives in London to look after her ailing Aunt. She encourages Poppy to apply for a job at The Daily Globe, but on her first day, a senior reporter is killed and Poppy is tasked with finishing his story. It involves the mysterious death of a suffragette seven years earlier - an event some powerful people would prefer forgotten... Through her friend Delilah, Poppy is introduced to the giddy world of London in the Roaring Twenties. Will she make it as a journalist in this fast-paced new city? And will she be able to unearth the truth before more people die?

Author(s): Fiona Veitch Smith
Series: Poppy Denby Investigates Series No:1
Genre: Mystery, Crime
Awards:shortlisted for the CWA Endeavour Historical Dagger Award, 2016.
Original Publish Date: Aug 01, 2018

Professional reviews

"The Jazz Files is the first novel in Fiona Veitch Smith’s mystery series, Poppy Denby Investigates, and is set in 1920s London. "An intriguing mystery, fizzing with energy." C.F. DUNN, author of Mortal Fire "A delightful period romp, neatly sprinkled with the choicest historical detail." D.J. TAYLOR, author of Bright Young People"

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