By Amanda Cross
--Los Angeles Times
While guest-teaching a semester at Schuyler legislations tuition, Kate Fansler will get to grasp a unprecedented secretary named Harriet, who styles her lifestyles after John le Carré's personality George Smiley. Harriet finds that Schuyler has a few critical skeletons swinging in its completely appointed closets, together with the destiny of Schuyler's in basic terms tenured woman professor and a school spouse who has killed her husband. as though Kate does not have sufficient to take on, she is additionally up opposed to the boys who contain the school of Schuyler itself--a completely unapologetic bastion of white male strength, mediocrity, and misogyny. even though she has just a couple of months on campus, Kate refuses to permit Schuyler's inflexible beliefs and insistence on secrecy suppress her indefatigable curiosity--or her obsession with the reality. . . .
"Cross manages to maintain this booklet as lighthearted and witty as any of the Kate Fansler mysteries, whereas depicting an establishment as deadly as any chilly war."
"A humorous, snappish polemic on political correctitude that takes nice enjoy in Kate's sardonic views."
--The long island occasions booklet Review
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An Imperfect Spy (Kate Fansler) by Amanda Cross