Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister. Published by Sourcebooks

This is a fictionalized account of the first female Pinkerton detective, Kate Warne. A widow in 1856 Chicago had few options open to her. Kate Warne has no man and no money and while there are some less savory ways for her to earn a living, she’s determined to make something of herself. The daughter of an actor, Kate has learned to portray any role necessary, and now she will present herself to Alan Pinkerton and convince him to hire her on as a Pinkerton detective. Told in the first person, readers will get a feel for who Kate was and the choices she had to make, as well as her skill and cunning in getting her man

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