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Meet the Writers
The creator of Maisie Dobbs -- a mystery heroine who's been described as a combination of Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot and Sebastian Faulks's sassy spy Charlotte Gray -- Jacqueline Winspear is creating intrigue in her own right as a bestselling author with a growing following. In our interview, Winspear talks about how her early love of reading kicked off her aspirations to be a writer. "I got my first library card at three!" she fondly recalls.