Spring 1940. Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local lad, a young apprentice craftsman working on a 'hush hush' government contract. As Maisie's inquiry reveals a possible link to the London underworld, another mother is worried about a missing son. But this time the boy in question is one beloved by Maisie.
Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- Maisie Dobbs novel.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Women private investigators -- England -- London -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.