Girl in Disguise

Girl in Disguise

For the first female Pinkerton detective, respect is hard to come by. Danger, however, is not. In the tumultuous years of the Civil War, the streets of Chicago offer a woman mostly danger and ruin-unless that woman is Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective and a desperate widow with a knack for manipulation. Descending into undercover operations, Kate is able to in For the first female Pinkerton detective, respect is hard to come by. Danger, however, is not. In the tumultuo...

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Title:Girl in Disguise
Author:Greer Macallister
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Genres:Historical
ISBN:Girl in Disguise
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:308 pages pages

Girl in Disguise Reviews

  • Magdalena aka A Bookaholic Swede
    Jan 14, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

    Girl in Disguise, a book about the first the first female Pinkerton detective did sound like a fantastic book idea and I was thrilled to read it. I especially liked that the book is inspired by the real life on Kate Warne, a female Pinkerton detective who sadly we don't know much abou...

  • Cindy Burnett
    Mar 11, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

    Girl in Disguise, a book about the first the first female Pinkerton detective did sound like a fantastic book idea and I was thrilled to read it. I especially liked that the book is inspired by the real life on Kate Warne, a female Pinkerton detective who sadly we don't know much abou...

    ?I?d already applied to every possible position appropriate for a lady. Only the inappropriate ones remained.? Kate Warne Thank you, Greer McAllister! Because of you, I discovered the inspiring and trailblazing Kate Warne - the first female operative of the Pinkerton Detective...

    I'm not usually a huge fan of historical fiction but this was written in such an entertaining, quick witted fashion that it was hard to not become absorbed immediately. Kate Warne is a unique woman & truly brought to life on these pages. Excellent read! ...

    Girl in Disguise is the story of Kate Warne, the first female detective hired by the Pinkerton Agency. Her story is fascinating and inspiring. I thoroughly enjoyed the history of the Pinkerton Agency, and its involvement in various historical figures and incidents including Abraham Lin...

  • Karen
    Apr 08, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

    Girl in Disguise, a book about the first the first female Pinkerton detective did sound like a fantastic book idea and I was thrilled to read it. I especially liked that the book is inspired by the real life on Kate Warne, a female Pinkerton detective who sadly we don't know much abou...

    ?I?d already applied to every possible position appropriate for a lady. Only the inappropriate ones remained.? Kate Warne Thank you, Greer McAllister! Because of you, I discovered the inspiring and trailblazing Kate Warne - the first female operative of the Pinkerton Detective...

  • ♥ Sandi ❣
    Jan 19, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

  • Kathryn
    Aug 20, 2016

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

    Girl in Disguise, a book about the first the first female Pinkerton detective did sound like a fantastic book idea and I was thrilled to read it. I especially liked that the book is inspired by the real life on Kate Warne, a female Pinkerton detective who sadly we don't know much abou...

    ?I?d already applied to every possible position appropriate for a lady. Only the inappropriate ones remained.? Kate Warne Thank you, Greer McAllister! Because of you, I discovered the inspiring and trailblazing Kate Warne - the first female operative of the Pinkerton Detective...

    I'm not usually a huge fan of historical fiction but this was written in such an entertaining, quick witted fashion that it was hard to not become absorbed immediately. Kate Warne is a unique woman & truly brought to life on these pages. Excellent read! ...

    Girl in Disguise is the story of Kate Warne, the first female detective hired by the Pinkerton Agency. Her story is fascinating and inspiring. I thoroughly enjoyed the history of the Pinkerton Agency, and its involvement in various historical figures and incidents including Abraham Lin...

    Girl in Disguise is a fictional account of the career of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. This first person narrative reads like a casebook of Mrs. Warne, and although the narrator tells us a lot, it is difficult to feel connected to her through this novel. In real lif...

  • Julie
    Jul 17, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

  • *Avonna
    Apr 06, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

  • Phrynne
    Apr 08, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

  • Linda
    Dec 06, 2016

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

  • Laura Rash
    Mar 19, 2017

    Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister is a 2017 Sourcebooks Landmark publication. ?Someone has to go first? This is a biographical novel based on Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton detective. I enjoyed reading this fictional account of Kate?s life, how she convinced...

    I received a copy of Girl in Disguise through NetGalley for an honest review. My thanks to Sourcebooks and to Greer Macallister for the opportunity. "Do your business, but don't make no trouble." Well, "trouble" is Kate Warne's middle name. A recent widow of a man never loved and...

    I was intrigued to discover that this excellent piece of historical fiction is based firmly in historical fact. The main character, Kate Warne was really the first ever female operative employed by Pinkerton's Agency in Chicago in the mid 1850s. She must have been a truly remarkable wo...

    Check out all of my reviews at: http://avonnalovesgenres.com GIRL IN DISGUISE by Greer Macallister is a historical fiction book based on the life of Kate Warne, the first female Pinkerton agent. I always love to read about the ?first? females in any role and this being the first...

    This novel was inspired by the real life of Kate Warne. In the style of Amy Stewart's Girl Waits with Gun series or Emily McCabe's I Shall Be Near to You, Greer Macallister does a fine job of making you visualize the first female Pinkerton agent in 1856. Not only Allan Pinkerton, but...

    Girl in Disguise, a book about the first the first female Pinkerton detective did sound like a fantastic book idea and I was thrilled to read it. I especially liked that the book is inspired by the real life on Kate Warne, a female Pinkerton detective who sadly we don't know much abou...

    ?I?d already applied to every possible position appropriate for a lady. Only the inappropriate ones remained.? Kate Warne Thank you, Greer McAllister! Because of you, I discovered the inspiring and trailblazing Kate Warne - the first female operative of the Pinkerton Detective...

    I'm not usually a huge fan of historical fiction but this was written in such an entertaining, quick witted fashion that it was hard to not become absorbed immediately. Kate Warne is a unique woman & truly brought to life on these pages. Excellent read! ...