Last Maisie
The Comfort of Ghosts

The Final Novel in the Maisie Dobbs Series

Coming June 4, 2024

A milestone in historical mystery fiction as Maisie Dobbs takes her final bow! The Comfort of Ghosts completes Jacqueline Winspear’s ground-breaking and internationally bestselling series.

“Winspear delivers a most elegant and satisfying resolution... It’s a privilege to experience life with Winspear’s determined and maximally resilient woman protagonist.”
—Booklist, Starred Review

New Standalone
The White Lady

Available everywhere in paperback

The White Lady is wonderful … a tense and twisty character-driven thriller, a heartfelt tribute to the twentieth century’s bravest women, and a perfect match between story and storyteller. No one does this better than Jacqueline Winspear.”
—Lee Child

The White Lady is wonderful … a tense and twisty character-driven thriller, a heartfelt tribute to the twentieth century’s bravest women, and a perfect match between story and storyteller. No one does this better than Jacqueline Winspear.”
—Lee Child

Booklist, Library Journal & Kirkus Starred Reviews

Memoir
This Time Next Year We’ll Be Laughing

A Memoir

“Jacqueline Winspear has created a memoir of her English childhood that is every bit as engaging as her Maisie Dobbs novels, just as rich in character and detail, history and humanity.”
—Anne Lamott, bestselling novelist, essayist, memoirist & author

“Jacqueline Winspear has created a memoir of her English childhood that is every bit as engaging as her Maisie Dobbs novels, just as rich in character and detail, history and humanity.”
—Anne Lamott, bestselling novelist, essayist & memoirist

Nominated for an Edgar® Award
Library Journal Starred Review
Kirkus Starred Review

previous arrow
next arrow

Announcements

The final Maisie Dobbs book, The Comfort of Ghosts, is coming June 4, 2024 from Soho Press.

The White Lady is available in paperback in the UK/Commonwealth. Coming in the USA/Canada in paperback on March 12, 2024!

The White Lady gets a starred review from Booklist, Library Journal & Kirkus

Praise for Jacqueline’s books

Winspear, whose work combines realistic historical plots with lovely, unobtrusive prose, has won numerous awards, and rightly so.
Richmond-Times Dispatch
Fiction at once fresh and timeless, intimate and sweeping…
“O” Magazine
What Winspear does, brilliantly and poignantly…
is to bring home the enormity of the war by making it personal…
—NPR.org
[Winspear’s] writing is lovely, elegant and welcoming.
—Bestselling memoirist Anne Lamott

What Would Maisie Do?—a collection of readers’ favorite passages from the Maisie Dobbs’ series, together with the story behind each passage, sections on locations featured in the books, and pages for journaling.
Check out the community page:
Join Jacqueline