The Best Bad Things

The Best Bad Things

Book - 2018 | First edition.
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"A period novel about a female detective who goes undercover (occasionally as a man), to infiltrate a smuggling ring, and navigates shifting allegiances once on the inside" -- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780374123697
0374123691
Branch Call Number: FIC CARRASC
Characteristics: 386 pages ; 24 cm

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Disguised as a man, former Pinkerton detective Alma sets about tracking thieves across Washington Territory (1887).


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Lirael
Feb 20, 2019

Loved the historical detail and setting of Port Townsend, WA, as well as Alma Rosales, the main character. Their switch between female and male personas and how they use this talent to survive in a town booming with shipping and the opium trade kept me reading late into the night.

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