Palace of Spies

Being A True, Accurate, and Complete Account of the Scandalous and Wholly Remarkable Adventures of Margaret Preston Fitzroy, Counterfeit Lady, Accused Thief, and Confidential Agent at the Court of His Majesty, King George I

Zettel, Sarah

Book - 2013
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Palace of Spies
In 1716 London, an orphaned sixteen-year-old girl from a good family impersonates a lady-in-waiting only to discover that the real girl was murdered, the court harbors a nest of spies, and the handsome young artist who's helping her solve the mystery might be a spy himself.

Publisher: Boston :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, [2013]
ISBN: 9780544074118
Branch Call Number: FIC Z
Characteristics: 362 pages ; 22 cm.


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Jun 10, 2014
  • SnoqualmieKidsLibrarian rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Delightful. Balances entertainment--suspense, adventure, and humor--with nice historical details. The overall tone is comparatively light, but political intrigue and an attempted sexual assault in one scene make this best for teens...and adults who enjoy a good YA romp!

Mar 12, 2014
  • ekk097 rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

By far the longest title I have ever encountered LOL. Pretty good and entertaining with a complex plot line where Margaret "Peggy" Fitzroy must uncover the truth behind the death of Lady Francesca Wallingham in the reign of King George I. Hilarious at times, and comes to a satisfying conclusion.


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May 03, 2014

Sexual Content: rape happens.

May 03, 2014

Other: Racist.


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